William Henry White
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: October 11, 1854 in Caton, NY
Debut: July 20, 1877 (Age 22.282, 361st in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1878 season [*]
Teams (by GP): RedStockings/Reds/Wolverines 1877-1886
Last Game: July 5, 1886 (Age 31.267)
Died: August 31, 1911 in Port Carling, Ontario, Canada
Buried: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, NY
Relatives: Brother of Deacon White and Cousin of Elmer White
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