John Richard Schofield
Positions: Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 163 lb.
Born: January 7, 1935 in Springfield, IL
High School: Springfield HS (Springfield, IL)
Signed by the St. Louis Cardinals as an amateur free agent (bonus baby) in 1953.
Debut: July 3, 1953 (Age 18.177, 8,629th in MLB history)
vs. CHC 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1957 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Pirates/Cardinals/RedSox/Giants/Dodgers/... 1953-1971
Last Game: September 30, 1971 (Age 36.266)
vs. CHW 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Relatives: Father of Dick Schofield and Grandfather of Jayson Werth
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