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Ossie Vitt

Inducted as a player in 1943

Position: Infielder
Height: 5-10
Weight: 150
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Born: January 4, 1890 in San Francisco, CA
Died: January 31, 1963 in Oakland, CA

Teams (Years Played)

  • San Francisco Seals (1910-11)
  • Salt Lake City Bees (1922-25)
  • Hollywood Stars (1926-29)

Notes: Member of the PCL Hall of Fame's inaugural class in 1943...Became the third player in PCL history to hit two home runs in a single inning when he hit two homers on May 13th, 1923 with the Salt Lake City Bees against the Vernon Tigers...Won the first PCL Championship in Hollywood Stars history in 1929 as the team's manager...Managed for three seasons in the Major Leagues as well as playing in 1,065 games in the Majors from 1912 to 1921.

PCL Career Statistics

Year Team Pos G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB SB AVG
1910 San Francisco 3B/2B/OF 205 720 90 167 21 2 1       41 .232
1911 San Francisco 3B/SS 124 401 51 108 13 4 1       44 .269
1922 Salt Lake City 3B/OF 163 642 104 202 39 6 4 52     8 .315
1923 Salt Lake City 3B 188 811 179 273 60 7 19 112     18 .337
1924 Salt Lake City 3B 112 435 106 145 33 5 15 90     4 .333
1925 Salt Lake City 3B 152 579 109 200 42 3 6 73     8 .345
1926 Hollywood 3B 110 341 35 86 12 5 1 25     11 .252
1927 Hollywood 3B 32 24 7 9 2 0 0 5     0 .375
1928 Hollywood PH 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0     0 .000
1929 Hollywood PH 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0     0 .000
Totals (10 seasons) 1,088 3,955 681 1,190 222 32 47 357     134 .301