Earle Bryan Combs (The Kentucky Colonel)
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: May 14, 1899 in Pebworth, KY
School: Eastern Kentucky University (Richmond , KY) (All Transactions)
Debut: April 16, 1924 (Age 24.338, 5,374th in MLB history) vs. BOS 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1925 season [*]
Team: Yankees 1924-1935
Last Game: September 29, 1935 (Age 36.138) vs. BOS 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by Veteran's Committee as Player in 1970.
View Earle Combs Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: July 21, 1976 in Richmond, KY
Buried: Richmond Cemetery, Richmond, KY
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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