MLB left fielder who was considered one of the finest defensive outfielders of his era. He led the National League in batting with a .335 average in 1918. The bulk of his career was spent with the Brooklyn Dodgers.
He had size five feet, which led to several ankle injuries that forced him to miss a lot of games during his career.
He played against the Boston Red Sox in the 1916 World Series, when Babe Ruth was starring as a pitcher.
He played in several semi-pro leagues in the Southeast before signing with the Dodgers.
He married Daisy Wheat in 1912.