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Oct 10

William Frederick Krieg

Bill Krieg got his first chance in the majors playing for Chicago/Pittsburgh Union clubs in 1884. He batted .247 in 71 games. He returned to the minors but spent time with two clubs in 1885, playing just 17 games. Krieg arrived in Washington as part of the so-called Hartford Five. Primarily a first baseman for …

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