Charlie Hodes

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Charles Hodes

  • Bats Unknown, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 11½", Weight 175 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Charlie Hodes played three seasons in the National Association, mostly as a catcher and outfielder. He was the catcher on the Chicago White Stockings of [1871 White Stockings|1871]], who finished second.

In 1869 he had played for the Brooklyn Eckfords who went 15-8. He is listed as the left fielder. He moved to the White Stockings in 1870. He worked a few games as an umpire during the 1874 National Association season.

His photo can be found on p. 39 of the book 19th Century Baseball in Chicago.

He died during the off-season between 1874 and 1875.

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