Roger Bresnahan

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Roger Bresnahan

Catcher / manager
Born: June 11, 1879(1879-06-11)
Toledo, Ohio, USA
Died: December 4, 1944(1944-12-04) (aged 65)
Toledo, Ohio, USA
Batted: Right Threw: Right 
MLB debut
August 27, 1897 for the Washington Senators
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1915 for the Chicago Cubs
Career statistics
Batting average     .279
Home runs     26
Runs batted in     530
Teams

As Player

As Manager

Career highlights and awards
Member of the National
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Induction     1945
Election Method     Veterans Committee

Roger Philip Bresnahan (June 11, 1879December 4, 1944), nicknamed "The Duke of Tralee" for his Irish roots,[1] was an American Major League Baseball player who played catcher and a player-manager.

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