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) Debut: August 18, 1915 (Age 19)
vs. CIN 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Giants/Reds/Dodgers/Cubs/Pirates 1915-1932 Final Game: July 26, 1932 (Age 36)
vs. STL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB 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 -- March 2014
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