James Wear Holliday
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 151 lb.
Born: February 8, 1867 in St. Louis, MO
Debut: April 17, 1889 (Age 22.068, 1,311th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1889 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Reds/RedStockings 1889-1898
Last Game: June 30, 1898 (Age 31.142)
Died: February 15, 1910 in Cincinnati, OH
Buried: Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH
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News -- December 2012
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News -- January 2011
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