Bill Brubaker

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Bill Brubraker
Bill Brubaker 1936.jpeg
Brubaker in 1936.
Third baseman
Born: (1910-11-07)November 7, 1910
Cleveland, Ohio
Died: April 2, 1978(1978-04-02) (aged 67)
Laguna Hills, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 8, 1932 for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
July 11, 1943 for the Boston Braves
Career statistics
Batting average .264
Home runs 22
Runs batted in 225
Teams

Wilbur Lee "Bill" Brubaker (November 7, 1910, Cleveland, Ohio – April 2, 1978, Laguna Hills, California) was a professional American baseball player from 1932 to 1943, although he did not play the 1941 or 1942 seasons. Of his ten years of play, Brubaker played nine with the Pittsburgh Pirates, playing third base. His best year was in 1936, when he hit a .289 batting average and knocked in an impressive 102 RBIs. Brubaker's career fell apart after that, never even getting 50 RBIs again. His last year, in 1943, was with the Boston Braves.

His grandson, Dennis Rasmussen, also played in the major leagues.

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