Henry Oberbeck

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Henry Oberbeck
Outfielder/Third baseman/Pitcher/Umpire
Born: May 17, 1858
St. Louis, Missouri
Died: August 26, 1921(1921-08-26) (aged 63)
St. Louis, Missouri
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
May 7, 1883, for the Pittsburgh Alleghenys
Last MLB appearance
October 18, 1884, for the Kansas City Cowboys
MLB statistics
Batting average.176
Home runs0
Runs scored27

Henry A. Oberbeck (May 17, 1858 – August 26, 1921) was a 19th-century professional baseball outfielder, third baseman, pitcher and Umpire. He played in 75 Major League games in both the American Association and the Union Association in 1883 and 1884.

Oberbeck collected 42 hits in 238 at bats for a .176 career batting average. He also pitched in eight games in his two-year Major League career, finishing with a 0–5 win-loss record.

For three games in 1884, Oberbeck was used as an umpire for the Union Association.[1]


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