Harry Duffield Stowe Stovey

Harry Duffield Stowe Stovey

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 20 Sep 1937 (aged 80)
New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 7082425 · View Source
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Professional Baseball Player. A 19th century star outfielder, he led the majors in hits, doubles, triples (three times), home runs (four times), runs (four times), RBIs, stolen bases, batting average, and slugging percentage (three times). Single season marks include: .404 batting average; 25 triples; 19 home runs; 152 runs; 119 RBI; 97 stolen bases; and a .648 slugging percentage. Harry retired from the majors in 1893, settled in New Bedford, Mass. and embarked on a career in the New Bedford Police Department where he eventually achieved the rank of police chief.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: anonymous
  • Added: 13 Jan 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7082425
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harry Duffield Stowe Stovey (20 Dec 1856–20 Sep 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7082425, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .