Art Ruble

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Art Ruble
Born: (1903-03-11)March 11, 1903
Knoxville, Tennessee
Died: November 1, 1983(1983-11-01) (aged 80)
Maryville, Tennessee
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 18, 1927, for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
May 13, 1934, for the Philadelphia Phillies
MLB statistics
Batting average .207
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 19

William Arthur Ruble (March 11, 1903 – November 1, 1983) was a professional baseball player. Nicknamed "Speed", he was an outfielder over parts of two seasons (1927, 1934) with the Detroit Tigers and Philadelphia Phillies. For his career, he compiled a .207 batting average in 145 at-bats, with 19 runs batted in.

An alumnus of Maryville College, he was born in Knoxville, Tennessee and died in Maryville, Tennessee at the age of 80.

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