First Baseman, Catcher and Rightfielder
6-0, 190lb (183cm, 86kg)
September 9, 1876
September 15, 1924
in Los Angeles,
Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA
High School: Fresno HS (Fresno, CA)
April 29, 1898
2,047th in MLB history)
Last Game: April 21, 1914
vs. WSH 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted as Player in 1946.
(Voted by Old Timers Committee)
Hall of Fame: Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1947.
View at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Frank Chance's Page
Exceeded rookie limits during 1898 season
Full Name: Frank Leroy Chance
Husk or The Peerless Leader
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