Bruce Caldwell (American sportsman)

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Bruce Caldwell
Outfielder / First baseman
Born:(1906-02-08)February 8, 1906
Ashton, Rhode Island
Died: February 15, 1959(1959-02-15) (aged 53)
West Haven, Connecticut
Batted: RightThrew: Right
MLB debut
June 30, 1928, for the Cleveland Indians
Last MLB appearance
June 6, 1932, for the Brooklyn Dodgers
MLB statistics
AVG .184
Hits7
RBI 5
Teams
Bruce Caldwell
Born:(1906-02-08)February 8, 1906
Ashton, RI
Died:February 15, 1959(1959-02-15) (aged 53)
Career information
Position(s) Running back
College Brown
Yale
Career history
As player
1928 New York Giants
Career stats

Bruce Caldwell (February 8, 1906 February 15, 1959) was an outfielder and first baseman for the Cleveland Indians and Brooklyn Dodgers as well as an American football running back in the National Football League for the New York Giants. He attended Brown University and Yale University.

Outfielder defensive position in baseball

An outfielder is a person playing in one of the three defensive positions in baseball or softball, farthest from the batter. These defenders are the left fielder, the center fielder, and the right fielder. An outfielder's duty is to try to catch long fly balls before they hit the ground or to quickly catch or retrieve and return to the infield any other balls entering the outfield. Outfielders normally play behind the six other members of the defense who play in or near the infield.

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