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Tookie Gilbert

Harold Joseph Gilbert

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 185 lb.

Born: April 4, 1929 in New Orleans, LA
High School: Jesuit HS (New Orleans, LA)
Signed
by the New York Giants as an amateur free agent in 1947. (All Transactions)
Debut: May 5, 1950 (Age 21.031)   vs. PIT 3 AB, 2 H, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1950 season [*]
Team: Giants 1950-1953

Final Game: September 27, 1953 (Age 24.176)   vs. PIT 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: June 23, 1967 in New Orleans, LA
Buried: Lake Lawn Mausoleum, New Orleans, LA
Relatives: Brother of Charlie Gilbert and Son of Larry Gilbert
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