Harold Homer Chase
Prince Hal Position: First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: February 13, 1883 in Los Gatos, CA
High School: Los Gatos HS (Los Gatos, CA) School: Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA)
( All Transactions) April 14, 1905 (Age 22)
Debut: Teams (by GP): Highlanders/Reds/WhiteSox/Blues/Giants/... 1905-1919 Final Game: September 25, 1919 (Age 36)
vs. BSN 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 1 SB
Died: May 18, 1947 in Colusa, CA Buried: Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, CA
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