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Harry Wright

William Henry Wright

Positions: Centerfielder and Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 157 lb.

Born: January 10, 1835 in Sheffield, United Kingdom (All Transactions)
Debut: May 5, 1871 (Age 36.115)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1871 season [*]
Team: RedStockings 1871-1877

Final Game: September 29, 1877 (Age 42.262)
Died: October 3, 1895 in Atlantic City, NJ
Buried: West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, PA
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Veteran's Committee as Pioneer/Executive in 1953.
   View Harry Wright Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).

Relatives: Brother of George Wright and Brother of Sam Wright
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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