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Johnny Hopp

John Leonard Hopp (Cotney)
brother was known by Hippity

Positions: Outfielder and First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 170 lb.

Born: July 18, 1916 in Hastings, NE
High School: Hastings HS (Hastings, NE)
School: Hastings College (Hastings, NE)
Signed
by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent in 1936. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 18, 1939 (Age 23.062, 7,054th in MLB history)   vs. NYG 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1940 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Pirates/Braves/Yankees/Tigers/... 1939-1952

Last Game: September 27, 1952 (Age 36.071)   vs. CLE 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: June 1, 2003 in Scottsbluff, NE
Buried: Parkview Cemetery, Hastings, NE
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