5-11, 193lb (180cm, 87kg)
April 4, 1888
December 8, 1958
in Lake Whitney,
Fairview Cemetery, Hubbard, TX
High School: Hubbard HS (Hubbard, TX)
School: Texas Wesleyan University (Fort Worth, TX)
Debut: September 12, 1907
2,972nd in MLB history)
vs. PHA 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Last Game: August 30, 1928
vs. BOS 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted as Player in 1937.
(Voted by BBWAA on 165/201 ballots)
Hall of Fame: Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1939.
View at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Tris Speaker's Page
Exceeded rookie limits during 1908 season
Full Name: Tristram E. Speaker
The Grey Eagle
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from the SABR BioProject
Relatives: Uncle of Tex Jeanes More bio, uniform, draft, salary info