From BR Bullpen
Harry C. Schafer ("Silk Stockings")
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 9", Weight 143 lb.
- Debut May 5, 1871
- Final Game August 31, 1878
- Born August 14, 1846 in Philadelphia, PA USA
- Died February 28, 1935 in Philadelphia, PA USA
 Biographical Information
Harry Schafer played nine seasons of professional baseball including eight as a major leaguer. In 1871, he led the National Association in outs made, third base putouts, third base assists, and third base errors committed.