Charlie Armbruster

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Charlie Armbruster
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Born: (1880-08-30)August 30, 1880
Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: October 7, 1964(1964-10-07) (aged 84)
Grants Pass, Oregon
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 17, 1905, for the Boston Americans
Last MLB appearance
September 11, 1907, for the Chicago White Sox
MLB statistics
Batting average .149
Hits 0
Runs batted in 12

Charles A. Armbruster (August 30, 1880 – October 7, 1964) was a backup catcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1905 through 1907 for the Boston Americans and the Chicago White Sox.


A native of Cincinnati, Ohio,[1] Ambruster shared catching duties with Lou Criger for the Boston Americans in part of three seasons. In 1906 he appeared in a career-high 72 games and hit .144 (21-for-201). In a three-year career, Ambruster was a .149 hitter (53-for-355) with 24 runs and 12 RBI in 131 games. He batted and threw right-handed. Ambruster died in Grants Pass, Oregon at the age of 84.[2]

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  1. ^ "Charlie Armbruster Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved November 6, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Charles Anthony Armbruster". Find A Grave. Retrieved November 6, 2012. 

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