William Harold Southworth
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 170 lb.
Born: March 9, 1893 in Harvard, NE
High School: Harvard HS (Harvard, NE)
( All Transactions) August 4, 1913 (Age 20)
Debut: Teams (by GP): Braves/Pirates/Giants/Cardinals/Indians/... 1913-1929 Final Game: July 9, 1929 (Age 36)
vs. PHI 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: November 15, 1969 in Columbus, OH Buried: Green Lawn Cemetery, Columbus, OH
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Veteran's Committee as Manager in 2008.
View at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Billy Southworth Page Relatives: Cousin of Bill Southworth View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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