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Wilbert Robinson

Wilbert Robinson (Uncle Robbie)

Position: Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 8", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: June 29, 1864 in Bolton, MA (All Transactions)
Debut: April 19, 1886 (Age 21.294, 1,095th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1886 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Orioles/Athletics/Cardinals 1886-1902

Last Game: September 29, 1902 (Age 38.092)
Died: August 8, 1934 in Atlanta, GA
Buried: New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, MD
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Old Timers Committee as Manager in 1945. No induction ceremony in Cooperstown held (until 2013).
   View Wilbert Robinson Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).

Relatives: Brother of Fred Robinson
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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