Will White

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Birthday
11, 1854
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 31, 1911 (56)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
11, 1854
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Aug 31, 1911 (56)

About

Gained fame as one of the first bespectacled players in baseball.

Before Fame

He learned to play baseball in Caton, New York from his family.

Trivia

He set the major league record for completing the most games in one season, with 75 in 1879.

Family Life

His brother Deacon White also starred in the major leagues both as a catcher and a third baseman.

Associated With

He played for the Cincinnati Reds for almost 90 years before the great Pete Rose.