Pop-Boy Smith

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Clarence Ossie Smith

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 1", Weight 176 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Pop-Boy Smith pitched three years in the majors. In 1913 with the Chicago White Sox, he was one of a trio of 21-year-olds on the staff, while two of the oldest pitchers were Ed Walsh and Ed Cicotte. When he pitched for the Cleveland Indians, he was a couple of years younger than Stan Coveleski. He managed in the minors from 1921-1923.

He died before his 32nd birthday.

He is not to be confused with Pop Smith.

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