Buck Herzog

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Buck Herzog
Buck Herzog baseball card.jpg
Infielder
Born: (1885-07-09)July 9, 1885
Baltimore, Maryland
Died: September 4, 1953(1953-09-04) (aged 68)
Baltimore, Maryland
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 17, 1908 for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
September 9, 1920 for the Chicago Cubs
Career statistics
Batting average .259
Home runs 20
Runs batted in 445
Stolen bases 312
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • National League pennant (1911, 1912, 1913, 1917)

Charles Lincoln "Buck" Herzog (July 9, 1885 – September 4, 1953) was an American infielder and manager in Major League Baseball who played for four National League clubs between 1908 and 1920. He played for the New York Giants, the Boston Braves, the Cincinnati Reds, and the Chicago Cubs. He was a lifelong resident of Maryland: he was born and died in Baltimore, but spent a considerable amount of his retirement years in Ridgely. He died at age 68 in Baltimore.

Recently his carriage house was saved from demolition and moved to the center of Ridgely.

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