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Born On August 10th

Elmer Jacobs

Elmer was born August 10th, 1892 in Salem, MO. He died February 10th, 1958 in Salem, MO. His career spanned 11 seasons (1914 - 1927), playing for: Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Pirates, St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox.
Others born on August 10th: Larry Ressler, Al Osuna, Scott Hastings, Julio Ramirez, Frank Welch [more...]


Featured Champions: 1887 Detroit Wolverines

Won the 1887 World Series over the St. Louis Browns, 10-5.
Team Leaders:
Wins: Pretzels Getzien (29-13)
Hits: Sam Thompson (203)
Home Runs: Dan Brouthers (12)
Stolen Bases: Ned Hanlon (69)