6-1, 195lb (185cm, 88kg)
August 12, 1880
October 7, 1925
in Saranac Lake,
Lewisburg City Cemetery, Lewisburg, PA
High School: Keystone Academy (Factoryville, PA)
School: Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA)
July 17, 1900
2,204th in MLB history)
Last Game: September 4, 1916
vs. CHC 9.0 IP, 15 H, 3 SO, 1 BB, 8 ER, W
Inducted as Player in 1936.
(Voted by BBWAA on 205/226 ballots)
Hall of Fame: Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1939.
View at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Christy Mathewson's Page
Exceeded rookie limits during 1901 season
Full Name: Christopher Mathewson
Big Six or Matty
View Player Bio
from the SABR BioProject
Relatives: Brother of Henry Mathewson; Cousin of Jack Billingham More bio, uniform, draft, salary info