Frank Truesdale

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Frank Truesdale
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Second baseman
Born: (1884-03-31)March 31, 1884
St. Louis, Missouri
Died: August 27, 1943(1943-08-27) (aged 59)
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Batted: Both Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 27, 1910, for the St. Louis Browns
Last MLB appearance
July 30, 1918, for the Boston Red Sox
MLB statistics
Batting average .220
Home runs 1
Runs batted in 40

Frank Day Truesdale (March 31, 1884 – August 27, 1943) was a second baseman in Major League Baseball who played from 1910 through 1918 for the St. Louis Browns (1910–1911), New York Yankees (1914) and Boston Red Sox (1918). Listed at 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m), 145 lb., Truesdale was a switch-hitter and threw right-handed. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri.

In a four season career, Truesdale was a .220 hitter (147-for-668) with one home run and 40 RBI in 216 games, including 68 runs, 12 doubles, two triples, 41 stolen bases, and a .318 on-base percentage.

He was a member of the 1918 American League champions Red Sox, although he did not play in the World Series.

Truesdale died at the age of 59 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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