Louis Clark Brock (The Franchise or The Rocket)
Born: June 18, 1939 in El Dorado, AR
High School: Union HS (Monroe, LA)
School: Southern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge, LA)
Signed by the Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent in 1960. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 10, 1961 (Age 22.084, 9,501st in MLB history) vs. PHI 5 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1962 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Cubs 1961-1979
Last Game: September 30, 1979 (Age 40.104) vs. NYM 4 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1985 (315/395 ballots).
View Lou Brock Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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