Red Kleinow Essentials

Positions:
Bats: R Throws: R
70 Weight: 165
Born: 7 20, 1877 in Milwaukee, WI USA
Died: 10 9 1929 in New York, NY USA
Debut: 5/3/1904
Last Game: 9/6/1911
Full Name: John Peter Kleinow

 

Red Kleinow
He played first base, second base, third base, catcher, and the outfield in the major leagues, but 558 of his 568 games in the field were behind the plate. Red Kleinow hit for a .213 average, playing at a time that any contribution at all from a catcher was considered a bonus.
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