Roger Philip Bresnahan (The Duke Of Tralee)
Positions: Catcher and Centerfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: June 11, 1879 in Toledo, OH
High School: Central HS (Toledo, OH) (All Transactions)
Debut: August 27, 1897 (Age 18.077, 2,014th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1901 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Giants/Cardinals/Cubs/Orioles/Senators/... 1897-1915
Last Game: October 3, 1915 (Age 36.114) vs. STL 2 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: December 4, 1944 in Toledo, OH
Buried: Calvary Cemetery, Toledo, OH
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Old Timers Committee as Player in 1945. No induction ceremony in Cooperstown held (until 2013).
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