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Chet Laabs

Chet Laabs
Born: (1912-04-30)April 30, 1912
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Died: January 26, 1983(1983-01-26) (aged 70)
Warren, Michigan
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
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Last MLB appearance
June 3, #REDIRECT Template:Baseball year for the Philadelphia Athletics
Career statistics
Batting average .262
Home runs 117
Runs batted in 509

Chester Peter Laabs (April 30, 1912 – January 26, 1983) was an American outfielder in Major League Baseball who played from

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Laabs was a .262 hitter with 117 home runs and 509 RBI in 950 games.

A native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Laabs played 11 major league seasons. Laabs produced a strikeout, walk or home run every 3.48 plate appearances; his career on-base percentage (.346) was almost 100 points higher than his batting average, and he posted a 0.653 walk-to-strikeout ratio (389-for-595). On October 2,

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Laabs enjoyed his most productive season in

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An All-Star in

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Laabs died in Warren, Michigan at the of age 70.