High Pockets Kelly
George Lange Kelly
High Pockets Positions: First Baseman, Second Baseman and Outfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: September 10, 1895 in San Francisco, CA
( All Transactions) August 18, 1915 (Age 19)
Debut: Teams (by GP): Giants/Reds/Dodgers/Cubs/Pirates 1915-1932 Final Game: July 27, 1932 (Age 36)
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Veteran's Committee as Player in 1973.
View at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
High Pockets Kelly Page
Died: October 13, 1984 in Burlingame, CA Buried: Holy Cross Cemetery, Colma, CA
Relatives: Brother of Ren Kelly and Cousin of Rich Chiles View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- December 2013
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7/31 B-R Blog: 13 Or More 5+ RBI Games Since 1919: Since 1919, how many players have 13+ games in their career with 5+ RBI? Here's the list - Rk Player #Matching PA AB H 2B 3B ... News -- April 2011
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