Clarence Lemuel Childs
Position: Second Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 8", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: August 8, 1867 in Calvert County, MD
Debut: April 23, 1888 (Age 20.259, 1,245th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1890 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Spiders/Orphans/Stars/Perfectos/Quakers 1888-1901
Last Game: July 8, 1901 (Age 33.334)
Died: November 8, 1912 in Baltimore, MD
Buried: Loudon Park Cemetery, Baltimore, MD
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News -- May 2015
- 5/25 Not in the Hall of Fame: 89. Cupid Childs: A slick hitting Second Baseman, who was pretty good on the field too, Cupid Childs was one of the top stars for the Cleveland...
News -- April 2014
- 4/8 District on Deck: Anthony Rendon and Rainy Day Musings: Off days give the players a much needed break, allowing time with family or to relax, but most importantly, off days give me the...
News -- April 2013
- 4/15 Not in the Hall of Fame: 93. Cupid Childs: A slick hitting Second Baseman, who was pretty good on the field too, Cupid Childs was one of the top stars for the Cleveland...
News -- March 2011
- 3/18 B-R Blog: Bloops: The Hall of (Peak-Weighted) WAR: Here's a cool link from Adam Darowski: Hall of wWAR: The Hall of Fame Re-Po**** by Peak-Weighted WAR It is exactly what it sounds...