Harry Williams (baseball)

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Harry Williams
Harry Williams baseball NYY.jpg
Harry Williams in uniform
First Baseman
Born: (1890-06-23)June 23, 1890
Omaha, Nebraska
Died: December 21, 1963(1963-12-21) (aged 73)
Huntington Park, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 7, 1913 for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
June 30, 1914 for the New York Yankees
Career statistics
Batting average .192
Home runs 2
RBI 29
Teams

Harry Peter Williams (June 23, 1890 – December 21, 1963) was an American professional baseball player. Born in Omaha, Nebraska, he played a total of 85 games over two years for the New York Yankees as a first baseman.[1] He made his major league debut on August 7, 1913 and played his last game June 30, 1914.[1] The six foot, one inch tall Williams had a career batting average of .192 with 29 runs batted in over 260 at bats.[1] The right-handed hitter and fielder hit two home runs, three triples, and eight doubles while stealing nine bases.[1] Harry Williams died on December 21, 1963, at the age of 73 in Huntington Park, California, and was buried at the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in his hometown of Omaha.[1] His brother, Gus Williams, also played in the Major Leagues.

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  1. ^ a b c d e Harry Williams Stats. Baseball Almanac. Retrieved on April 21, 2008.

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