Honus Wagner \HONN-us WAGG-ner\
John Peter Wagner (The Flying Dutchman)
Positions: Shortstop, Rightfielder and First Baseman
Born: February 24, 1874 in Chartiers, PA
Debut: July 19, 1897 (Age 23.145, 2,003rd in MLB history)
Final Game: September 17, 1917 (Age 43.205)
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1936 (215/226 ballots). Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1939.
View Honus Wagner Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: December 6, 1955 in Carnegie, PA
Buried: Jefferson Memorial Park, Pittsburgh, PA
Relatives: Brother of Butts Wagner
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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