Charles Culbertson Robertson
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: January 31, 1896 in Dexter, TX
Schools: Austin Community College (Austin
, TX), Austin College (Sherman
Debut: May 13, 1919 (Age 23.102, 4,743rd in MLB history)
vs. SLB 2.0 IP, 5 H, 1 SO, 0 BB, 2 ER, L
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1922 season [*]
Teams (by GP): WhiteSox/Braves/Browns 1919-1928
Last Game: June 18, 1928 (Age 32.139)
vs. CHC 1.0 IP, 5 H, 1 SO, 1 BB, 5 ER
Died: August 23, 1984 in Fort Worth, TX
Buried: Palo Pinto Cemetery, Palo Pinto, TX
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