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Tillie Shafer

Arthur Joseph Shafer

Positions: Third Baseman, Second Baseman and Shortstop
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 165 lb.

Born: March 22, 1889 in Los Angeles, CA
High School: St. Vincent's HS (Los Angeles, CA)
Schools: Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA), University of Notre Dame (South Bend, IN), Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA), Stanford University (Palo Alto, CA) (All Transactions)
Debut: April 24, 1909 (Age 20.033, 3,151st in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1912 season [*]
Team: Giants 1909-1913

Last Game: October 4, 1913 (Age 24.196)   vs. PHI 5 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Died: January 10, 1962 in Los Angeles, CA
Buried: Holy Cross Cemetery & Mausoleum, Culver City, CA
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