Henry Polhemus

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Henry Polhemus

  • Bats Unknown, Throws Unknown
  • Height 6'0, Weight 200 lbs.
  • Born Unknown
  • Died 1895 in Brooklyn, NY USA

Biographical Information[edit]

Henry Polhemus was an outfielder and second baseman for the Brooklyn Excelsiors in 1860. It is unknown when he started playing exactly but he retired from baseball after the 1862 season. He invested in a cloth business and became a multimillionaire. He was also a relative of fellow ballplayer Jack Remsen.