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Bob Chance

Bob Chance
First baseman
Born: (1940-09-10)September 10, 1940
Statesboro, Georgia
Died: October 3, 2013(2013-10-03) (aged 73)
Charleston, West Virginia
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 4, 1963 for the Cleveland Indians
Last MLB appearance
April 20, 1969 for the California Angels
Career statistics
Batting average .261
Home runs 24
Runs batted in 112
Hits 195

Robert Chance (September 10, 1940 - October 3, 2013) was a professional baseball player who played 6 seasons for the Cleveland Indians, Washington Senators, and California Angels of Major League Baseball.

Chance played two seasons in Japan for the Atoms. He also played in the Puerto Rican Professional Baseball League with Leones de Ponce during the 1961-62 season.

Chance died of prostate cancer in Charleston, West Virginia on October 3, 2013.[1]

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube


  1. ^ Daily Mail: Bob Chance obituary
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