George Albert Wood
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: November 9, 1858 in Pownal, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Debut: May 1, 1880 (Age 21.174, 449th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1880 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Wolverines/Quakers/Athletics/RubyLegs/Reds/... 1880-1892
Last Game: September 29, 1892 (Age 33.325)
Died: April 4, 1924 in Harrisburg, PA
Buried: Union Street Cemetery, Franklin, MA
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