Roy Thomas Hartsfield
Position: Second Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 165 lb.
Born: October 25, 1925 in Chattahoochee, GA
High School: West Fulton HS (Atlanta, GA)
Debut: April 28, 1950 (Age 24.185, 8,270th in MLB history)
vs. PHI 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1950 season [*]
Team: Braves 1950-1952
Last Game: June 14, 1952 (Age 26.233)
vs. CHC 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: January 15, 2011 in Ball Ground, GA
Buried: Yukon Cemetery, Ellijay, GA
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News -- February 2013
- 2/28 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 1980: For those of you who are keeping track, Unky Jeff mentioned last article that Roy Hartsfield was let go as manager of the Blue...
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News -- January 2011
- 1/19 Baseball Musings: The End of the Start of an Era: The first manager of the Blue Jays, Roy Hartsfield, passed away Saturday. He wasn’t a bad hitter for a second baseman, but...