Sam LaRocque

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Sam LaRocque
Second baseman
Born: (1863-02-26)February 26, 1863
Saint-Mathias-sur-Richelieu, Quebec
Died: May 31, 1933(1933-05-31) (aged 70)
Highland Park, Michigan
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 30, 1888, for the Detroit Wolverines
Last MLB appearance
May 31, 1891, for the Louisville Colonels
MLB statistics
Batting average .249
Home runs 2
Runs batted in 50

Simeon Henry Jean LaRocque (February 26, 1863 – May 31, 1933) was a professional baseball player. He was a second baseman over parts of three seasons (1888, 1890–91) with the Detroit Wolverines, Pittsburgh Alleghenys/Pirates and Louisville Colonels. For his career, he compiled a .249 batting average, with two home runs and 50 runs batted in.

He was born in Saint-Mathias-sur-Richelieu, Quebec and later died in Highland Park, Michigan at the age of 70.

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