Bill Steele Essentials

Bats: R Throws: R
71 Weight: 200
Born: 10 5, 1886 in Milford, PA USA
Died: 10 19 1949 in Clayton, MO USA
Debut: 9/10/1910
Last Game: 10/1/1914
Full Name: William Mitchell Steele

“His rise from the ‘bushes’ to the big show has been phenomenal,” gushed one report about Big Bill Steele. Two years removed from the sandlots, Steele jumped from a Class B league to the majors, debuting with the St. Louis Cardinals as a September call-up in 1910.

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