|Born: September 22, 1888
|Career highlights and awards|
Nicknamed "Cortina" or "The Curtain" he played from the age of 19, from 1908 to 1931 with several clubs, including Almendares, Azul, Club Fé, Habana, Cuban House of David, the New York Cubans, and the Cuban Stars (East). Chacón also managed the New York Cubans from 1916 to 1919 where he also played shortstop.
It appears he played his final games at the age of 42 for the Cuban House of David baseball team.
He was elected to the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1949.
- "The Cuban Stars Take Series From American Giants." Indianapolis Freeman, Indianapolis, Indiana, Saturday July 17, 1915, Page 4, Columns 4 to 6
- "Cuban Stars Easily Beat Camden, 12-5" Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Sunday Morning, July 18, 1920, Page 17, Column 6
- "1952 Pittsburgh Courier Poll of Greatest Black Players"
- Cuban League statistics and player information from Seamheads.com, or Baseball-Reference (Negro leagues)
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