Gid Gardner Essentials

Positions:
Bats: R Throws: R
Weight: 165
Born: 5 6, 1859 in Boston, MA USA
Died: 8 1 1914 in Cambridge, MA USA
Debut: 1879-08-23
Last Game: 1888-05-29
Full Name: Franklin Washington Gardner

 

As a ballplayer who began his career as a pitcher, converted into an outfielder, and eventually became an infielder, Frank “Gid” Gardner played portions of seven seasons in the major leagues between 1879 and 1888. He compiled a lifetime batting average of .233 in 199 games played, including 15 games as a pitcher, posting a 2-12 career record.

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