Biographical Information

Biographical Information
Rk Name Age Debut Last Game Pos Tm WAR Ht Wt B T Birthdate Birthplace Draft/Signing Schools High School
1Vic AldridgeVictor23.172Apr 15Aug 29, 19281CHC17.55-9175RROct 25, 1893Crane, IN, USCanterbury College (Danville, IN)Trinity Springs HS (Trinity Springs, IN)
2Walter AndersonWalter Carl19.231May 14May 2, 19191PHA0.66-2160LLSep 25, 1897Grand Rapids, MI, USWestern Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI)
3Eddie BaconEdgar Suter22.127Aug 13Aug 20, 1917/1PHA-0.1Apr 8, 1895Frankfort, KY, US
4Gene BaileyArthur Eugene23.289Sep 10Jun 3, 1924/87PHA-1.15-8160RRNov 25, 1893Pearsall, TX, USSam Houston HS (Houston, TX)
5Al BairdAlbert Wells22.100Sep 10Sep 28, 1919/46NYG0.35-9160RRJun 2, 1895Cleburne, TX, USCentenary College of Louisiana (Shreveport, LA), Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA)
6Ivan BiglerIvan Edward24.144May 6May 6, 1917SLB0.05-9150RRDec 13, 1892Bradford, OH, USJuniata College (Huntingdon, PA), Springfield College (Springfield, MA)
7Fred BlackwellFrederick William26.018Sep 25Sep 28, 1919/2PIT-0.25-10160LRSep 7, 1891Bowling Green, KY, US
8Tony BoeckelNorman Doxie24.332Jul 23Oct 6, 19235PIT9.35-10175RRAug 25, 1892Los Angeles, CA, US
9Dallas BradshawDallas Carl21.194Jun 5Jun 9, 1917/4PHA-0.15-7145LRNov 23, 1895Wolf Creek, IL, US
10John BrockJohn Roy20.298Aug 10Sep 2, 1918/2STL0.15-6165RROct 16, 1896Hamilton, IL, US
11Howie CampHoward Lee24.080Sep 19Sep 22, 1917/89NYY0.15-9169LRJul 1, 1893Hopeful, AL, US
12Hal CarlsonHarold Gust24.331Apr 13May 23, 19301PIT25.86-0180RRMay 17, 1892Rockford, IL, US
13Howdy CatonJames Howard23.063Sep 17Sep 6, 19206PIT1.65-6165RRJul 16, 1894Zanesville, OH, US
14Jimmy CooneyJames Edward23.029Sep 22Jun 16, 19284/6BOS3.95-11160RRAug 24, 1894Cranston, RI, USCranston HS (Cranston, RI)
15Johnny CouchJohn Daniel26.011Apr 11Sep 21, 1925/1DET-0.16-0180LRMar 31, 1891Vaughn, MT, USStanford University (Palo Alto, CA)Manzanita Prep (Palo Alto, CA)
16Cal CrumClarence Newton27.281May 4Apr 23, 1918/1BSN-0.26-1175RRJul 27, 1889Cooks Mills, IL, US
17Adam DeBusAdam Joseph24.280Jul 14Sep 1, 191765PIT-0.15-10150RROct 7, 1892Chicago, IL, US
18Tony DeFateClyde Herbert22.055Apr 18Jul 9, 1917/54STL-0.15-8158RRFeb 22, 1895Kansas City, MO, US
19George DickersonGeorge Clark24.244Aug 2Aug 2, 1917/1CLE0.16-1170RRDec 1, 1892Renner, TX, US
20Pickles DillhoeferWilliam Martin23.185Apr 16Oct 1, 19212CHC-0.95-7154RROct 13, 1893Cleveland, OH, US
21Paddy DriscollJohn Leo22.152Jun 12Sep 1, 1917/456CHC-0.55-8155RRJan 11, 1895Evanston, IL, USNorthwestern University (Evanston, IL)Evanston Township HS (Evanston, IL)
22Joe DuganJoseph Anthony20.054Jul 5May 26, 19316/4PHA9.35-11160RRMay 12, 1897Mahanoy City, PA, USSigned by the Philadelphia Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1917. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA)Torrington HS (Torrington, CT)
23Rich DurningRichard Knott24.188Apr 16May 7, 1918/1BRO-0.26-2178LLOct 10, 1892Louisville, KY, US
24Hod EllerHorace Owen22.285Apr 16Sep 15, 19211CIN9.65-11185RRJul 5, 1894Muncie, IN, US
25Jack EnrightJackson Percy21.301Sep 26Sep 26, 1917/1NYY-0.25-11177RRNov 29, 1895Fort Worth, TX, USWashington College (Chestertown, MD)
26Ferd EunickFernandes Bowen25.129Aug 29Aug 29, 1917/5CLE-0.05-6148RRApr 22, 1892Baltimore, MD, US
27Chick FewsterWilson Lloyd21.313Sep 19May 1, 19274NYY-2.55-11160RRNov 10, 1895Baltimore, MD, US
28Ira FlagsteadIra James23.301Jul 20Jul 29, 1930/9DET18.25-9165RRSep 22, 1893Montague, MI, USOlympia HS (Olympia, WA)
29Don FlinnDon Raphael24.289Sep 2Sep 26, 1917/79PIT0.16-1185RRNov 17, 1892Bluffdale, TX, US
30Pat FrenchFrank Alexander23.283Jul 2Jul 4, 1917/9PHA-0.06-1180RRSep 22, 1893Dover, NH, USUniversity of Maine at Orono (Orono, ME)
31Pug GriffinFrancis Arthur21.094Jul 27Oct 2, 1920/3PHA0.05-11187RRApr 24, 1896Lincoln, NE, USLincoln HS (Lincoln, NE)
32Red HillClifford Joseph24.091Apr 21Apr 21, 1917/1PHA-0.2BLJan 20, 1893Marshall, TX, US
33Bruce HittBruce Smith20.193Sep 23Sep 30, 1917/1STL-0.46-1190RRMar 14, 1897Comanche, TX, US
34Oscar HorstmannOscar Theodore25.320Apr 18Jun 1, 19191STL-1.75-11165RRJun 2, 1891Alma, MO, US
35Bob JonesRobert Walter27.130Apr 11Sep 24, 19254/5DET6.46-0170LRDec 2, 1889Clayton, CA, US
36Dave KeefeDavid Edwin20.102Apr 21Aug 5, 1922/1PHA2.75-9165LRJan 9, 1897Williston, VT, USSigned by the Philadelphia Athletics as an amateur free agent in 1917.Goddard Seminary (Plainfield, VT)
37Pete KilduffPeter John24.014Apr 18Sep 28, 19214/65NYG6.35-7155RRApr 4, 1893Weir City, KS, US
38Bill LamarWilliam Harmong20.182Sep 19Aug 6, 19277/8NYY2.66-1185LRMar 21, 1897Rockville, MD, USSt. John's College (Annapolis, MD)Briarley Hall Military Academy (Poolesville, MD)
39Bill LeardWilliam Wallace31.280Jul 21Jul 25, 1917/4BRO-0.15-10155RROct 14, 1885Oneida, NY, US
40Roy LeslieRoy Reid23.014Sep 6Oct 1, 1922/3CHC-2.46-1175RRAug 23, 1894Bailey, TX, US
41William MarriottWilliam Earl24.019Sep 6Apr 28, 1927/7CHC-0.06-0170LRAug 18, 1893Pratt, KS, US
42Speed MartinElwood Good23.293Jul 5Apr 17, 1922/1SLB1.06-0165RRSep 15, 1893Wawawai, WA, US
43Mike MasseyWilliam Herbert23.196Apr 12Jul 10, 19174BSN-0.36-0195BRSep 28, 1893Galveston, TX, USUniversity of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX)
44Jakie MayFrank Spruiell21.213Jun 26Sep 25, 19321STL7.65-8178RLNov 25, 1895Youngsville, NC, US
45Patsy McGaffiganMark Andrew28.216Apr 16Jun 22, 19186/PHI-1.05-8140RRSep 12, 1888Carlyle, IL, US
46Bob McGrawRobert Emmett22.168Sep 25Sep 28, 1929/1NYY-2.36-2160RRApr 10, 1895La Veta, CO, USUniversity of Colorado (Boulder, CO), Georgetown University (Washington, DC)Central HS (Pueblo, CO)
47Jim MiddletonJames Blaine27.325Apr 18Sep 18, 19211NYG-0.35-11165RRMay 28, 1889Argos, IN, US
48Ray MillerRaymond Peter29.061Apr 14Aug 24, 1917/3CLE0.05-10168LLFeb 12, 1888Pittsburgh, PA, US
49Vince MolyneauxVincent Leo28.322Jul 5Jul 18, 1918/1SLB-0.56-0180RRAug 17, 1888Lewiston, NY, USSigned by the St. Louis Browns as an amateur free agent in 1917. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)Niagara University (Lewiston, NY), Villanova University (Villanova, PA)Niagara Falls HS (Niagara Falls, NY)
50Ed MonroeEdward Oliver22.096May 29Apr 19, 1918/1NYY-0.36-5187RRFeb 22, 1895Louisville, KY, US
51Scrappy MooreWilliam Allen24.187Jun 21Jul 5, 1917/5SLB-0.15-8153RRDec 16, 1892St. Louis, MO, USVanderbilt University (Nashville, TN), Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
52Tim MurchisonThomas Malcolm20.256Jun 21May 3, 1920/1STL0.26-0185RLOct 8, 1896Liberty, NC, USGuilford College (Greensboro, NC)
53Bill MurrayWilliam Allenwood23.294Jun 27Sep 21, 1917/46WSH-0.25-11165BRSep 6, 1893Vinalhaven, ME, USBoston University (Boston, MA), Brown University (Providence, RI), College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA)
54Ed MurrayEdward Francis22.047Jun 24Jun 24, 1917/6SLB-0.05-6145RRMay 8, 1895Mystic, CT, USTrinity College (Hartford, CT)
55Rollie NaylorRoleine Cecil25.222Sep 14Jun 25, 1924/1PHA8.16-1180RRFeb 4, 1892Krum, TX, US
56Otto NeuOtto Adam22.289Jul 10Jul 10, 1917/6SLB0.05-11170RRSep 24, 1894Springfield, OH, US
57Fred NicholsonFred22.222Apr 11Sep 16, 1922/98DET4.15-10173RRSep 1, 1894Honey Grove, TX, US
58Eddie PalmerEdwin Henry24.097Sep 6Sep 29, 19175/6PHA-0.05-9175RRJun 1, 1893Petty, TX, US
59Harry PearceHarry James28.082Oct 2Sep 11, 1919/6PHI-1.85-9158RRJul 12, 1889Philadelphia, PA, US
60Kewpie PenningtonGeorge Louis20.202Apr 14Apr 14, 1917/1SLB0.15-8168RRSep 24, 1896New York, NY, US
61Bill PiercyWilliam Benton21.154Oct 3Sep 6, 1926/1NYY2.66-1170RRMay 2, 1896El Monte, CA, US
62Herman PilletteHerman Polycarp21.216Jul 30Sep 28, 1924/1CIN6.46-2190RRDec 26, 1895St. Paul, OR, USSan Diego HS (San Diego, CA)
63Jake PitlerJacob Albert23.038May 30May 24, 1918*4/79PIT-1.05-8150RRApr 22, 1894New York, NY, US
64Elmer PonderCharles Elmer24.084Sep 18Sep 21, 1921/1PIT2.46-0178RRJun 26, 1893Reed, OK, USUniversity of Oklahoma (Norman, OK)Blackwell HS (Blackwell, OK)
65Mike ReganMichael John29.175May 25May 6, 19191CIN-0.55-11165RRNov 19, 1887Phoenix, NY, US
66Arch ReillyArcher Edwin25.288Jun 1Jun 1, 1917/5PIT0.05-10163RRAug 17, 1891Alton, IL, USMarshall University (Huntington, WV), The Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)
67Tom RichardsonThomas Mitchell33.360Aug 2Aug 2, 1917SLB-0.06-0190RRAug 7, 1883Louisville, IL, US
68Jimmy RingJames Joseph22.057Apr 13Sep 26, 19281CIN11.66-1170RRFeb 15, 1895Brooklyn, NY, US
69Swede RisbergCharles August22.180Apr 11Sep 27, 1920*6CHW3.06-0175RROct 13, 1894San Francisco, CA, US
70Tom RogersThomas Andrew25.061Apr 14Oct 1, 19211SLB0.66-0180RRFeb 12, 1892Sparta, TN, US
71Dutch RuetherWalter Henry23.212Apr 13Sep 29, 19271/3CHC29.96-1180LLSep 13, 1893Alameda, CA, USSt. Ignatius HS (San Francisco, CA)
72John RussellJohn Albert22.257Jul 4May 2, 1922/1BRO0.26-2195LLOct 20, 1894San Mateo, CA, US
73Roy SandersRoy Garvin24.258Apr 16Aug 27, 1918/1CIN0.96-0195RRAug 1, 1892Stafford, KS, USWilliam Jewell College (Liberty, MO)
74Morrie SchickMaurice Francis24.363Apr 15Sep 29, 19178/7CHC-0.45-11170RRApr 17, 1892Chicago, IL, US
75Ralph SharmanRalph Edward22.152Sep 10Oct 3, 1917/89PHA0.35-11176RRApr 11, 1895Cleveland, OH, US
76Ben ShawBenjamin Nathaniel23.297Apr 11Aug 27, 1918PIT-0.15-11190RRJun 18, 1893La Center, KY, USRhodes College (Memphis, TN), Union University (Jackson, TN)
77Walt SmallwoodWalter Clayton24.148Sep 19Aug 15, 1919/1NYY0.06-2190RRApr 24, 1893Dayton, MD, US
78Red SmithWillard Jehu25.159Sep 17Sep 1, 1918/2PIT-0.15-8165RRApr 11, 1892Logansport, IN, US
79Jack SnyderJohn William30.187Apr 11Oct 4, 1917/2BRO0.05-9168RROct 6, 1886Lincoln, PA, US
80Ad SwiglerAdam William22.004Sep 25Sep 25, 1917/1NYG-0.25-10180RRSep 21, 1895Philadelphia, PA, USUniversity of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
81Hank ThormahlenHerbert Ehler21.086Sep 29May 7, 1925/1NYY4.66-0180LLJul 5, 1896Jersey City, NJ, US
82Red TorkelsonChester Leroy23.163Aug 29Sep 29, 1917/1CLE-1.16-0175RRMar 19, 1894Chicago, IL, US
83Sammy VickSamuel Bruce22.161Sep 20Sep 24, 19219NYY-0.15-10163RRApr 12, 1895Batesville, MS, USMillsaps College (Jackson, MS)
84Paul WachtelPaul Horine29.141Sep 18Sep 27, 1917/1BRO-0.45-11175RRApr 30, 1888Myersville, MD, US
85Doc WaldbauerAlbert Charles25.214Sep 24Sep 29, 1917/1WSH-0.26-0172RRFeb 22, 1892Richmond, VA, US
86Frank WalkerCharles Franklin22.349Sep 6Aug 8, 1925DET-1.65-11165RRSep 22, 1894Enoree, SC, USRandolph-Macon College (Ashland, VA)
87Aaron WardAaron Lee20.351Aug 14Jun 7, 1928/6NYY13.55-10160RRAug 28, 1896Booneville, AR, USArkansas Tech University (Russellville, AR), Ouachita Baptist University (Arkadelphia, AR)
88Chuck WardCharles William22.255Apr 11Sep 24, 1922*6/45PIT-1.75-11170RRJul 30, 1894St. Louis, MO, US
89Bill WebbWilliam Joseph22.084Sep 17Oct 1, 1917/46PIT-0.05-10161RRJun 25, 1895Chicago, IL, US
90Harry WolfeHarold28.142Apr 15Jul 16, 1917/76CHC0.05-8160RRNov 24, 1888Worcester, MA, US
91Rasty WrightWayne Bromley21.229Jun 22Oct 4, 19231SLB1.85-11160RRNov 5, 1895Ceredo, WV, USThe Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)
92Archie YelleArchie Joseph24.335May 12Jul 20, 19192DET-1.15-10170RRJun 11, 1892Saginaw, MI, US
93Ross YoungsRoyce Middlebrook20.168Sep 25Aug 10, 1926/87NYG32.25-8162LRApr 10, 1897Shiner, TX, USWest Texas Military Academy (San Antonio, TX)

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