- Bats Left, Throws Left
- Height 6' 0", Weight 188 lb.
- Debut September 16, 1904
- Final Game September 3, 1909
- Born June 17, 1881 in Philmont, NY USA
- Died January 16, 1928 in Poughkeepsie, NY USA
When Claude Rossman played first base on the Cleveland Naps in 1906, only two regulars had higher batting averages - Nap Lajoie and Elmer Flick, both future Hall of Famers.
He died in an insane hospital at age 46 from paresis, a form of insanity caused by syphilitic alteration of the brain.
We're Social...for Statheads
Every Sports Reference Social Media Account
Site Last Updated:
Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction?
Subscribe to our Free Email Newsletter
This Month in Sports Reference
Find out when we add a feature or make a change
Do you have a sports website? Or write about sports? We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. Find out more.