Frank Tug McGraw’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Aug 30, 1944

Death Date

January 5, 2004

Age of Death

59 years

Cause of Death

Brain Cancer

Profession

Baseball Player

The baseball player Frank Tug McGraw died at the age of 59. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

MLB pitcher for nineteen years with the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies, and father of country singer Tim McGraw.

He had his son Tim McGraw with his girlfriend Betty Trimble.

Tug McGraw, the colorful left-handed relief pitcher who helped the Mets and the Philadelphia Phillies capture World Series championships, died yesterday in the Nashville area. He was 59. The cause was brain cancer, said Larry Shenk, a spokesman for the Phillies.