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Kirby Higbe AS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1937-1950

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Biography Data
Positions: P-418
Proper Name: Walter Kirby Higbe
Born: April 8, 1915
Place Columbia, South Carolina
Death May 6, 1985 (70.028)
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 190 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:October 3,1937 (22.178)
TBC Player ID:12787
Career Activity
Organizations:CHN, PHI, BRO, PIT, NY1

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  • Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Pirates to Giants for Bobby Rhawn and Ray Poat.
    Traded by Dodgers with Dixie Howell, Gene Mauch, Cal McLish and Hank Behrman to Pirates for Al Gionfriddo and Cash.
    Traded by Phillies to Dodgers for Mickey Livingston, Bill Crouch, Vito Tamulis and Cash.
    Traded by Cubs with Ray Harrell and Joe Marty to Phillies for Claude Passeau.

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