Roy Henshaw

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Roy Henshaw
Born: (1911-07-29)July 29, 1911
Died: June 8, 1993(1993-06-08) (aged 81)
LaGrange, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 15, 1933, for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
September 10, 1944, for the Detroit Tigers
MLB statistics
Record 33-40
Earned run average 4.16
Strikeouts 337

Roy Knikelbine Henshaw (July 29, 1911 in Chicago – June 8, 1993 in LaGrange, Illinois), was a professional baseball player who played pitcher in the Major Leagues from 1933 to 1944. He played collegiately for the University of Chicago. Henshaw spent eight seasons in the Major Leagues as a member of the Brooklyn Dodgers, Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, and Detroit Tigers. He played in the National Baseball Congress with the St Joseph's Autos team in 1946.[1]


  1. ^ Preston, J.G. "The only Class E player to make it to the majors; or, An excuse to obsess". Retrieved 29 January 2017. 

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