Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 7", Weight: 168 lb.
Born: November 26, 1866 in Cranston, RI
Debut: June 23, 1888 (Age 21.210, 1,267th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1888 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Beaneaters/WhiteStockings/Pirates/Reds/Brewers/... 1888-1906
Last Game: April 13, 1906 (Age 39.138)
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Old Timers Committee as Player in 1945.
No induction ceremony in Cooperstown held (until 2013).
View Hugh Duffy Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: October 19, 1954 in Boston, MA
Buried: Mount Calvary Cemetery, Roslindale, MA
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