Frank Hemphill

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Frank Hemphill
Left fielder
Born: (1878-05-13)May 13, 1878
Greenville, Michigan
Died: November 16, 1950(1950-11-16) (aged 72)
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 17, 1906, for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
June 23, 1909, for the Washington Senators
MLB statistics
Batting average .070
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 2

Frank Vernon Hemphill (May 13, 1878 – November 16, 1950) was a left fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Chicago White Sox (1906) and Washington Senators (1909). Listed at 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m), 165 lb, Hemphill batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Greenville, Michigan. His older brother, Charlie Hemphill, also was a major league player.

In a two-season career, Hemphill was a .070 hitter (3-for-40) with two RBI and one stolen base.

In 14 left field appearances, he collected 33 outs and one assist while committing an error for a .971 fielding percentage.

Hemphill died in Chicago at age 72.[1]


  1. ^ "Frank Hemphill Statistics and History". Retrieved 2010-12-19.

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