BirthdayApril 17, 1913
BirthplaceRagland, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Rudy York

    Full name: Rudy York
    Also known as: Rudy York, York, Rudy
    Professions: American baseball player

  2. Rudy York Measurements

    Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)

  3. Rudy York Death information

    Died: Thursday, 5th of February, 1970 (Age: 56)

  4. Rudy York Biography

    Preston Rudolph York (August 17, 1913 – February 5, 1970) was a professional baseball player. He played all or part of thirteen seasons in Major League Baseball for the Detroit Tigers (1934, 1937–45), Boston Red Sox (1946–47), Chicago White Sox (1947) and Philadelphia Athletics (1948), primarily as a first baseman. York was born in Ragland, Alabama. He batted and threw right-handed.With one-eighth Cherokee ancestry and less-than-perfect fielding abilities, York prompted one sportswriter to declare: "He is part Indian and part first baseman".

  5. Rudy York Family

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