Hy Myers
Hy Myers
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Outfielder
Born: (1889-04-27)April 27, 1889
East Liverpool, Ohio
Died: May 1, 1965(1965-05-01) (aged 76)
Minerva, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 30, 1909, for the Brooklyn Superbas
Last MLB appearance
May 3, 1925, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Batting average .281
Hits 1380
Runs batted in 559
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Henry Harrison "Hy" Myers (April 27, 1889 - May 1, 1965) was a professional baseball player. He was an outfielder over all or part of 14 seasons (1909-1925) with the Brooklyn Superbas/Robins, St. Louis Cardinals, and Cincinnati Reds. In 1919 he led the National League in RBIs (73), triples (14), slugging (.436) and total bases (223). He appeared in 154 games the next year for the pennant-winning Robins, again leading the league in triples (22). He went 6-for-26 in the 1920 World Series which Brooklyn lost to Cleveland, 5 games to 2. He was born in East Liverpool, Ohio and died in Minerva, Ohio at the age of 76. He was buried in Grove Hill Cemetery in Hanoverton, Ohio.

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