Del Howard

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Del Howard
Del Howard.jpg
Outfielder / Infielder
Born: (1877-12-24)December 24, 1877
Kenney, Illinois
Died: December 24, 1956(1956-12-24) (aged 79)
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 15, 1905, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
October 6, 1909, for the Chicago Cubs
MLB statistics
Batting average .263
Home runs 6
Runs batted in 193

George Elmer "Del" Howard (December 24, 1877 in Kenney, Illinois – December 24, 1956 in Seattle, Washington) was a Major League Baseball player from 1905 to 1909. He would play for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Beaneaters/Doves, and Chicago Cubs. Howard appeared in 536 games and retired with six home runs and a lifetime .263 batting average.[1]

He had a career-high 142 hits for Boston during the 1906 season. Howard then played for the Cubs in both the 1907 and 1908 World Series, winning two championships.


  1. ^ "Del Howard Statistics and History". Retrieved 2010-12-31.

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