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Sadie Houck

Sadie Houck
Born: (1856-03-00)March 0, 1856
Washington, D.C.
Died: May 26, 1919(1919-05-26) (aged 63)
Washington, D.C.
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 1, 1879 for the Boston Red Caps
Last MLB appearance
September 23, 1887 for the New York Metropolitans
Career statistics
Batting average .250
Runs 406
Runs batted in 234

Career highlights and awards

Sargent Perry "Sadie" Houck (March, 1856 - May 26, 1919) was an American Major League Baseball shortstop for eight seasons from 1879 to 1887. He played for the Boston Red Caps, Providence Grays, Detroit Wolverines, Philadelphia Athletics, Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals, and New York Metropolitans. Houck had a career batting average of .250 with 666 hits in 2659 at bats. Houck was added to the "blacklist" at a 1881 National League Meeting barring him from playing for or against any NL team. He was reinstated in 1883. Houck was born and died in Washington, D.C.

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)

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