November 21, 1897|
|Died: February 22, 1981
|Batted: Left||Threw: Right|
|April 12, 1922 for the Brooklyn Robins|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 30, 1934 for the Philadelphia Phillies|
|Runs batted in||482|
|Career highlights and awards|
Born in Ava, Illinois, he played third base in the Major Leagues for 13 seasons (1922 through 1934) for the Brooklyn Robins, St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds, Boston Braves and Philadelphia Phillies. He was relatively small for a third baseman, at 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall and 155 pounds (70 kg). He batted left-handed and threw right-handed. His brothers Hugh and Charlie also played in the big leagues.
High was later a player/manager in the minor leagues from 1934–1936. He coached for the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1937–1938 and then became a scout and, eventually, director of scouting for the Dodgers until his retirement in 1963.
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