Arthur Earl Wilson
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 8", Weight: 170 lb.
Born: December 11, 1885 in Macon, IL
School: Millikin University (Decatur, IL)
Debut: September 29, 1908 (Age 22.293, 3,114th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1911 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Giants/Braves/Chi-Feds/Cubs/Whales/... 1908-1921
Last Game: June 12, 1921 (Age 35.183)
vs. WSH 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: June 12, 1960 in Chicago, IL
Buried: Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, IL
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