Bill White (whitebi02)
(Redirected from C.B. White)
William Dighton White
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 11", Weight 160 lb.
- Debut June 1, 1883
- Final Game October 14, 1888
- Born May 1, 1860 in Bridgeport, OH USA
- Died December 29, 1924 in Bellaire, OH USA
In 2010, SABR determined that the playing record long attributed to C.B. White belonged in fact to Bill White and that C.B. White was a phantom player. Thus, Bill White made his major league debut one year earlier than had been thought.
- "C.B. White Shown to be a Phantom", in Bill Carle, ed.: Biographical Research Committee Report, SABR, May/June 2010, p. 2.