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Bert Ellison

Inducted as a player in 2006

Position: Infielder
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Born: November 15, 1895 in Ola, AR
Died: August 11, 1955 in San Francisco, CA

Teams (Years Played)

  • San Francisco Seals (1921-27)

Notes: Led the PCL in hits in 1924 and in RBI in 1922...Played for three different PCL Champions, the San Francisco Seals in 1922, 1923 and 1925...Holds the PCL record for most hits in a series with 25 over his 37 at-bats in a series against Salt Lake City between May 20th and 25th, 1924...During that same series, Ellison set the PCL mark for most home runs in a series with 10...Hit five home runs in a doubleheader against Salt Lake City on May 25th, 1924, which is a PCL record...Played in 135 Major League games over five seasons for Detroit Tigers between 1916 and 1920.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB SB AVG
1921 San Francisco OF/2B/1B 171 634 124 197 46 4 18 102     10 .311
1922 San Francisco 1B/SS 187 718 116 220 30 10 16 141     20 .306
1923 San Francisco 1B/2B/SS 192 757 145 271 67 10 23 139     12 .358
1924 San Francisco 1B 201 805 142 307 68 11 33 183     10 .381
1925 San Francisco 1B/2B/3B 174 708 122 230 38 7 22 160     8 .325
1926 San Francisco 1B/3B/OF 105 321 36 97 28 0 3 48     1 .302
1927 San Francisco OF 12 28 5 7 1 1 1 5     0 .240
Totals (7 seasons) 1,042 3,971 690 1,329 278 43 116 778     61 .335