Herbert Whitney

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Herbert M. Whitney (Whit)

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Biographical Information[edit]

Catcher Herbert Whitney hit .298 and fielded .989 in 36 games for the Burlington Pathfinders of the Iowa State League in 1906. In a June 26th game against the Waterloo Microbes, he was beaned by a pitch from Fred Evans. His skull was fractured, and he died from the injury.