Chet Chadbourne

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Chester J. Chadbourne

  • Bats Left, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 9", Weight 170 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Chet Chadbourne spread his major league career out over more than a decade and his minor league career over more than two decades.

Chester J. Chadbourne was originally from Guilford, ME. He married Gladys I. Weymouth from Abbott, Maine in on October 15, 1908.

While Chet was not much used during his years in the American League (with the Boston Americans in 1906 and 1907) and National League (the Boston Braves in 1918), he was a regular in the Federal League in 1914 and 1915, leading the Kansas City Packers both years in Games and At-Bats.

Chadbourne played minor league ball from 1906 to 1927, collecting 3,216 hits. Much of his minor league career was in the Pacific Coast League, first with the Portland Beavers from 1911 to 1913 and then with the Oakland Oaks and Vernon Tigers in 1917 and then Vernon from 1918 to 1924.

Chadbourne was the manager for Salt Lake City Bees of the 1926 Utah-Idaho League. He later umpired in the Pacific Coast League (1929-1930) and Western League (1932).

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1926 Salt Lake City Bees Utah-Idaho League 5th none replaced Bert Whaling

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