Miller James Huggins
Hug or Mighty Mite Position: Second Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 6", Weight: 140 lb.
Born: March 27, 1878 in Cincinnati, OH
School: University of Cincinnati (Cincinnati, OH)
( All Transactions) April 15, 1904 (Age 26)
Debut: Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Reds 1904-1916 Final Game: September 13, 1916 (Age 38)
vs. PHI 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, RBI, 0 SB
Died: September 25, 1929 in New York, NY Buried: Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Veteran's Committee as Manager in 1964.
View at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
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News -- February 2014
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