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Dick Hoblitzell

Richard Carleton Hoblitzell (Doc)
born Richard Carleton Hoblitzell

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 172 lb.

Born: October 26, 1888 in Waverly, WV
High School: Prep HS (Marietta, OH)
Schools: Marietta College (Marietta, OH), University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, PA) (All Transactions)
Debut: September 5, 1908 (Age 19.315, 3,088th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1909 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Reds/RedSox 1908-1918

Last Game: June 7, 1918 (Age 29.224)   vs. CLE 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: November 14, 1962 in Parkersburg, WV
Buried: Valley Cemetery, Marietta, OH
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