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Rogers Hornsby
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Age 66
Birthday 27 April, 1896
Birthplace Winters, TX
Died 5 January, 1963
Place of Death Chicago, IL
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Nationality American
Occupation Baseball
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Rogers Hornsby, Sr. (April 27, 1896 – January 5, 1963), nicknamed "The Rajah", was an American baseball infielder, manager, and coach who played 23 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). He played for the St. Louis Cardinals (1915–1926, 1933), New York Giants (1927), Boston Braves (1928), Chicago Cubs (1929–1932), and St. Louis Browns (1933–1937). Hornsby had 2,930 hits and 301 home runs in his career; his career .358 batting average is second only to Ty Cobb's average. He was named the National League (NL)'s Most Valuable Player (MVP) twice, and was a member of one World Series championship team.

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