Honus Wagner

$650.00

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Honus Wagner

Oil on paper, 42 cm x 30 cm / 11.7 x 16.5 inches
Price includes Postage and Packaging

Shortstop
Born: February 24, 1874
Chartiers Borough, Pennsylvania
Died: December 6, 1955 (aged 81)
Carnegie, Pennsylvania
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 19, 1897, for the Louisville Colonels
Last MLB appearance
September 17, 1917, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB statistics
Batting average .329
Hits 3,430
Home runs 101
Runs batted in 1,732
Stolen bases 722
Teams
As player
  • Louisville Colonels (1897–1899)
  • Pittsburg / Pittsburgh Pirates (1900–1917)
As manager
  • Pittsburgh Pirates (1917)
As coach
  • Pittsburgh Pirates (1933–1951)
Career highlights and awards
  • World Series champion (1909)
  • 8× NL batting champion (1900, 1903, 1904, 1906–1909, 1911)
  • 5× NL RBI leader (1901, 1902, 1908, 1909, 1912)
  • 5× NL stolen base leader (1901, 1902, 1904, 1907, 1908)
  • Pittsburgh Pirates No. 33 retired
  • Major League Baseball All-Century Team
  • Major League Baseball All-Time Team
Member of the National
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Induction 1936
Vote 95.13% (first ballot)