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Edgar Suter Bacon (April 8, 1895October 2, 1963) was a World War I veteran and American Major League Baseball pitcher. He played for the Philadelphia Athletics during the 1917 season.

Bacon was born April 8, 1895 in Frankfort, Kentucky to Edward Alexander Bacon and Lulie Suter.

He served for the United States during World War I and later played a single season of professional baseball for the Philadelphia Athletics. He had no wins or losses and posted a 6.00 ERA.

Bacon died October 2, 1963 in Louisville at the age of 68. He was buried in Peaks Mill Christian Church Cemetery in Franklin County, Kentucky.

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