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Frequently Asked Questions

When was Pepper Sharpe born?

Pepper Sharpe was born on December 9, 1918.

Where was Pepper Sharpe born?

Pepper Sharpe was born in Rena Lara, MS.

How tall was Pepper Sharpe?

Pepper Sharpe was 5-9 (175 cm) tall.

How much did Pepper Sharpe weigh when playing?

Pepper Sharpe weighed 150 lbs (68 kg) when playing.

How many seasons did Pepper Sharpe play?

Pepper Sharpe played 4 seasons.

Is Pepper Sharpe in the Hall of Fame?

Pepper Sharpe has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.

What position did Pepper Sharpe play?

Pepper Sharpe was a Pitcher, Outfielder and First Baseman.

How many strikeouts did Pepper Sharpe have?

Pepper Sharpe had 21 strikeouts over his career.

How many teams has Pepper Sharpe played for?

Pepper Sharpe played for 2 teams; the Memphis Red Sox and Chicago American Giants.

When did Pepper Sharpe retire?

Pepper Sharpe last played in 1948.

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