This record collection in Ancestry Library Edition (Ancestry LE) is comprised of self-completed surveys of professional baseball players from 1945-2005. Professional in this context includes major, minor, and semi-pro league play.
Survey forms vary, and may include:
Birthplace and Date
Height and Weight
Batting and Throwing Handedness
High School and Graduation Year
Sports Played in School
First Professional Club
Scout Who Signed You
Most Thrilling/Humorous Memories
Military Service Details
Family Details (Parents/Wife/Children)
NOTE: Some surveys (questions AND answers) are in Spanish.
You may use Ancestry LE at Central Library or any of our branches.