Art Griggs

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Art Griggs
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Griggs with the Brooklyn Tip-Tops
First baseman
Born: (1884-12-10)December 10, 1884
Topeka, Kansas
Died: December 19, 1938(1938-12-19) (aged 54)
Los Angeles
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 2, 1909, for the St. Louis Browns
Last MLB appearance
September 2, 1918, for the Detroit Tigers
MLB statistics
Batting average .277
Stolen bases 36
Runs batted in 152

Arthur Carle Griggs (December 10, 1884 in Topeka, Kansas – December 19, 1938 in Los Angeles, California) played Major League Baseball off and on between 1909 and 1918. He was primarily a first baseman, but also played outfield and second base in a number of games.

Griggs played left halfback during college at the University of Pittsburgh.[1]