Lester Rowland Bell
Positions: Third Baseman and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 165 lb.
Born: December 14, 1901 in Harrisburg, PA
Debut: September 17, 1923 (Age 21.277, 5,335th in MLB history)
vs. PHI 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1925 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Braves/Cubs 1923-1931
Last Game: September 27, 1931 (Age 29.287)
vs. PIT 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Died: December 26, 1985 in Hershey, PA
Buried: East Harrisburg Cemetery, Harrisburg, PA
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News -- March 2015
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News -- November 2012
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News -- June 2011
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News -- June 2010
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News -- May 2010
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