Ivey Shiver

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Ivey Shiver
Georgia Bulldogs No. 26
Position End
Career history
College Georgia (1927)
Personal information
Date of birth (1907-01-22)January 22, 1907
Place of birth Sylvester, Georgia
Date of death August 31, 1972(1972-08-31) (aged 65)
Place of death Savannah, Georgia
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 189 lb (86 kg)
Career highlights and awards
Ivey Shiver
Born: (1907-01-22)January 22, 1907
Sylvester, Georgia
Died: August 31, 1972(1972-08-31) (aged 65)
Savannah, Georgia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 14, 1931, for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
May 13, 1934, for the Cincinnati Reds
MLB statistics
Batting average .191
Home runs 2
Runs batted in 6

Ivey Merwin Shiver (January 22, 1907 – August 31, 1972), nicknamed "Chick", was an American football end for the Georgia Bulldogs and outfielder in Major League Baseball. He played baseball for the Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds.[1] Shiver was captain of the Georgia "dream and wonder team" of 1927,[2] selected All-Southern that same year.[3]


  1. ^ "Ivey Shiver Statistics and History". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved November 11, 2011.
  2. ^ "Team Captains". 
  3. ^ "Spears Given Highest Vote in Selection". Sarasota Herald-Tribune. November 27, 1927. 

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