Grover Cleveland Alexander (Old Pete)
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: February 26, 1887 in Elba, NE
High School: St. Paul HS (St. Paul, NE) (All Transactions)
Debut: April 15, 1911 (Age 24.048, 3,450th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1911 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Phillies/Cubs/Cardinals 1911-1930
Last Game: May 28, 1930 (Age 43.091) vs. BSN 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1938 (212/262 ballots). Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1939.
View Pete Alexander Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: November 4, 1950 in St. Paul, NE
Buried: Elmwood Cemetery, St. Paul, NE
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