Bill Stellberger

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Bill Steilberger
Born: (1865-04-22)April 22, 1865
Detroit, Michigan
Died: November 9, 1936(1936-11-09) (aged 71)
Detroit, Michigan
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
October 1, 1885, for the Providence Grays
Last MLB appearance
October 1, 1885, for the Providence Grays
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 0–1
Earned run average 7.78
Strikeouts 0

William F. Steilberger (April 22, 1865 – November 9, 1936) was an American professional baseball player who pitched in one game for the 1885 Providence Grays of the National League.[1] He pitched his only major league game on October 1, a complete game loss to the Detroit Wolverines.[2] Stellberger later played for several minor teams; Bridgeport of the Eastern League, Deluth of the Northwestern League, Greenville, Manistee, and Battle Creek of the Michigan State League, and the New Orleans Pelicans of the Southern Association.[3] He died at the age of 71 in his hometown of Detroit, Michigan, and is interred at Woodmere Cemetery.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Bill Stellberger's career statistics". Retrosheet, Inc. Retrieved 2009-07-07. 
  2. ^ "1885 Providence Grays game log". Retrosheet, Inc. Retrieved 2009-07-07. 
  3. ^ Hufford, Tom (February 10, 2009). "Bill Stellberger, pro baseball player, 1885". The Generations Network, Inc. Retrieved 2009-07-07. 

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