GABBY HARTNETT~2005 SP Legendary Cuts AUTO**3/9**RARE!!
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YOU ARE BIDDING ON A MINT CONDITION 2005 UPPER DECK SP LEGENDARY CUTS AUTO BASEBALL CARD~~~Legendary Battery Cuts Subset~~~ FEATURING LEGEND & HALL OF FAMER GABBY HARTNETT SERIAL #: BA~GH #'d: 3/9 SUPER RARE OPPORTUNITY ONLY 9 EXIST.. . Gabby Hartnett Gabby Hartnett Catcher Born: December 20 , 1900 Died: December 20 , 1972 (aged 72) Batted: Right Threw: Right MLB debut April 12 , 1922
for the Chicago Cubs Final game September 24 , 1941
for the New York Giants Career statistics AVG .297 HR 236 RBI 1179 Teams
As PlayerChicago Cubs ( 1922 -1940 ) New York Giants ( 1941 )
As ManagerChicago Cubs ( 1938 -1940) Career highlights and awards All-star: 1933-1938 1935 National League MVP Member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame Elected 1955 Vote 77.69% (eleventh ballot)
Charles Leo "Gabby" Hartnett ( December 20 , 1900 - December 20 , 1972 ) was an National Major League Baseball catcher and manager who played nearly his entire career with the Chicago Cubs . He is widely considered to have been the greatest National League catcher in the first half of the 20th century.Hartnett was born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island as the oldest of 14 children. Joining the Cubs in 1922 , he proved himself an excellent backstop through the 1920 ... read more