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N.Y. Giant: 1898

N.Y. Giant: 1898

Washington, D.C., circa 1898. "Gettig, Chas. (New York baseball player)." Charlie Gettig, who played for the Giants. 5x7 inch glass negative. View full size.

 

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Retrosheet page for C. Gettig

http://www.retrosheet.org/boxesetc/G/Pgettc101.htm

[Coming up in the minors, Charlie played for the Schenectady Electricians. Which must have really filled out a jersey. - Dave]

Four Years in the Big Leagues

Baseball-Reference shows Gettig to have played four years in the majors. His pitching and batting stats are sub-par, but who am I to judge? I never played past Pony League.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/g/gettich01.shtml

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