- Based on play-by-play. Some differences with official totals may exist.
Home or Away
First or Second Half
- Determined by All-Star Break
Positions: First Baseman, Catcher and Rightfielder
Bats: Right • Throws: Right
6-0, 190lb (183cm, 86kg)
Buried: Rosedale Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA
High School: Fresno HS (Fresno, CA)
Debut: April 29, 1898 (Age 21-232d, 2,047th in MLB history)
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1946.
(Voted by Old Timers Committee)
Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1947.
View Frank Chance's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1898 season
Full Name: Frank Leroy Chance
Nicknames: Husk or The Peerless Leader