Heinie Peitz

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Henry Clement Peitz

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 11", Weight 165 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Heinie Peitz had a 16-year career, mostly as a catcher but also playing third base one year and second base another year. His brother Joe Peitz is famous for hitting .423 with a .731 slugging percentage in the only 26 at-bats he ever had in the majors. The two played together on the St. Louis Browns in 1894.

He umpired a total of three games in the National League in 1901 and 1906.

Records Held[edit]

  • Triples, inning, 2, 7/2/1895 (tied)

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