Rip Radcliff

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Rip Radcliff
Rip Radcliff.jpg
Outfielder
Born: (1906-01-19)January 19, 1906
Kiowa, Oklahoma
Died: May 23, 1962(1962-05-23) (aged 56)
Enid, Oklahoma
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 17, 1934 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 29, 1943 for the Detroit Tigers
Career statistics
Batting average .311
Home runs 42
Runs batted in 533
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Raymond Allen Radcliff (January 19, 1906 – May 23, 1962) was a Major League Baseball outfielder and first baseman. He played mainly for the Chicago White Sox, but also played for the St. Louis Browns and the Detroit Tigers. His best season came in 1942 when he batted .342 and finished 9th in AL MVP voting. He was known for his ability to make contact, striking out only once every 29 at bats.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rip Radcliff Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com