Adrian Constantine Anson (Pop)
Positions: First Baseman, Third Baseman and Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 227 lb.
Born: April 17, 1852 in Marshalltown, Iowa, United States
High School: Marshalltown HS (Marshalltown, IA)
Schools: University of Notre Dame (South Bend, IN), University of Iowa (Iowa City, IA)(All Transactions)
Debut: May 6, 1871 (Age 19)
Teams (by GP): WhiteStockings/Colts/Athletics/ForestCitys 1871-1897
Final Game: October 3, 1897 (Age 45)
Died: April 14, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Buried: Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Old Timers Committee as Player in 1939. No induction ceremony in Cooperstown held (until 2013).
View Cap Anson Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
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