Hap Myers Essentials

Positions:
Bats: R Throws: R
75 Weight: 175
Born: 4 8, 1887 in San Francisco, CA USA
Died: 6 30 1967 in San Francisco, CA USA
Debut: 4/16/1910
Last Game: 9/30/1915
Full Name: Ralph Edward Myers

 

Former major leaguer Ralph Edward “Hap” Myers faced a possible death sentence for armed robbery in El Paso the year after he left the game, but later went on to serve as the director of a number of companies and retired as vice president of Laurentide Finance Corp. He was acquitted of the alleged crime in Texas – but he did steal 132 bases in 377 big-league games.

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