From BR Bullpen
Harold James Erickson
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 5", Weight 230 lb.
- Debut April 14, 1953
- Final Game July 10, 1953
- Born July 17, 1919 in Portland, OR USA
- Died February 14, 2008 in Ogden, UT USA
 Biographical Information
Hal Erickson was a 33-year-old rookie on the 1953 Detroit Tigers, appearing in 18 games during the first half of the season. He was a big fellow for his time, at 6 ' 5 " and 230 lbs.
He was a big star on the 1950 Quebec Braves team that won 97 games, as he led the league in ERA, strikeouts, and complete games. He had a record of 20-7. He was also with Quebec in 1949.