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Ross Middlebrook Youngs
Birth: Apr. 10, 1897
Lavaca County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1927
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Hall of Fame Major Leage Baseball Player. Stocky, hardhitting, hard-running, hard-sliding right fielder of the champion Giants of the 1920's. Aggressive and consistent, he was called "the greatest outfielder I ever saw" by his manager, John McGraw. He hit over .300 seven straight seasons in compiling a career figure of .322; and he led N.L. outfielders in assists on three occasions. He was inducted into the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame in 1972 by the Veterans Committee. 
Family links: 
  Syril Jackson Youngs (1863 - 1943)
  Henrie Middlebrook Szafranski (1878 - 1965)
  Arthur Byrd Youngs (1894 - 1977)*
  Ross Middlebrook Youngs (1897 - 1927)
  Syril Jack Youngs (1898 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
Mission Burial Park South
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Plot: Block 3, Lot 89, Grave 3&4
GPS (lat/lon): 29.20773, -98.2828
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 01, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9199
Ross Middlebrook Youngs
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Ross Middlebrook Youngs
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Ross Middlebrook Youngs
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Ross Youngs was a friend of my grandfather Frank (Pancho) Snyder.I was named Ross by my parents Charles Frank and Helen Snyder. The family scrapbook has many photos of Ross and Frank when they played ball for the Giants. And indeed they were Giants.
- Ross Snyder
 Added: Jan. 1, 2016

- bob tarte
 Added: Oct. 22, 2015
2nd cousin 2x removed
- Cindy D.
 Added: Jun. 17, 2015
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