Bobby Wallace (baseball)
|Shortstop / Pitcher / Manager / Umpire|
Born: November 4, 1873|
Died: November 3, 1960 (aged 86)|
|September 15, 1894 for the Cleveland Spiders|
Last MLB appearance
|September 2, 1918 for the St. Louis Cardinals|
|Runs batted in||1,121|
|Election Method||Veteran's Committee|
Wallace was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He made his major league debut in
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His playing time began decreasing a decade later, with his last season as a regular coming in
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Wallace was generally recognized as the AL's best shortstop from 1902 to 1911, when he served briefly as Browns player-manager.
He played for 24 seasons, and holds the record for the longest career by a player who never played in a World Series.
When his playing time diminished, Wallace managed and umpired. He managed the St. Louis Browns in
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Wallace was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in
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- "Omar Vizquel turns 45 with a chance to become the all-time elder statesman among shortstops". Yahoo! Sports. Retrieved 24 April 2012.
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