6-1, 190lb (185cm, 86kg)
October 13, 1931
in Texarkana, TX
February 18, 2001
in La Jolla, CA
High School: Santa Barbara HS (Santa Barbara, CA)
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1978.
(Voted by BBWAA on 301/379 ballots)
View Eddie Mathews's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Full Name: Edwin Lee Mathews
Eddie Mattress, Cap'n Eddie, Santa Barbara Bomber or Brookfield Bomber
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