Robert Granville Lemon
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 180 lb.
Born: September 22, 1920 in San Bernardino, CA
High School: Woodrow Wilson HS (Long Beach, CA)
Signed by the Cleveland Indians as an amateur free agent in 1938. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 9, 1941 (Age 20.352, 7,246th in MLB history) vs. PHA 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1946 season [*]
Team: Indians 1941-1958
Last Game: July 1, 1958 (Age 37.282) vs. CHW 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1976 (305/388 ballots).
View Bob Lemon Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: January 11, 2000 in Long Beach, CA
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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