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December 22, 1944 > Future Hall of Fame pitcher Steve Carlton is born in Miami, Florida. After making his Major League debut with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1965, "Lefty" will go on to record 329 wins and 4136 strikeouts in a stellar 24-year career.