Oris Hockett

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Oris Hockett
Born: (1909-09-29)September 29, 1909
Amboy, Indiana
Died: March 23, 1969(1969-03-23) (aged 59)
Torrance, California
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 4, 1938, for the Brooklyn Dodgers
Last MLB appearance
September 7, 1945, for the Chicago White Sox
MLB statistics
Batting average .276
Home runs 13
Runs batted in 214
Career highlights and awards

Oris Leon Hockett (September 29, 1909 – March 23, 1969) was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Brooklyn Dodgers (1938–39), Cleveland Indians (1941–44) and Chicago White Sox (1945). Hockett batted left-handed and threw right-handed. He was born in Amboy, Indiana.

In a seven-season career, Hockett was a .276 hitter with 13 home runs and 214 RBI in 551 games played.

Hockett died in Torrance, California, at age 59.


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