Hal Rice

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Hal Rice
Hal Rice.jpg
Left fielder
Born: (1924-02-11)February 11, 1924
Morganette, West Virginia
Died: December 22, 1997(1997-12-22) (aged 73)
Bloomington, Indiana
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 29, 1948 for the St. Louis Cardinals
Last MLB appearance
September 19, 1954 for the Chicago Cubs
Career statistics
Batting average .260
Home runs 19
Runs batted in 162

Harold Housten "Hal" Rice (February 11, 1924 – December 22, 1997) also known as "Hoot", was an American left fielder in Major League Baseball for all or parts of seven seasons, from 1948 until 1954, for the St. Louis Cardinals, Pittsburgh Pirates, and Chicago Cubs.[1] Most of his career was spent with the Cardinals, where he backed up Stan Musial in left field.


  1. ^ "Hal Rice". retrosheet.org. Retrosheet, Inc. Retrieved 31 May 2010. 

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