Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Card of the Day: 1/26/16

1959 Topps #26 Chuck Stobbs

     Charles Klein Stobbs was born in Wheeling, West Virginia on July 2, 1929. In 1947, the Boston Red Sox signed Chuck as an amateur free agent. He spent fifteen seasons in the Major Leagues.

     During that time, Chuck spent part of a season pitching for the St. Louis Cardinals. The Cardinals claimed Chuck off of waives from the Washington Senators on July 9, 1958. He pitched seventeen games for the Cardinals, winning one, losing three, and compiling a 3.63 ERA while with the club. The Cardinals released him after the season ended.

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