How much is Earle Combs worth?
|Net Worth:||$2 Million|
|Profession:||Professional Baseball Player|
|Date of Birth:||May 14, 1899|
|Country:||United States of America|
About Earle Combs
Earle Bryan Combs was an American professional baseball player who played his entire career for the New York Yankees.
- Born: May 14, 1899 in Pebworth, Ky.
- Died: July 21, 1976
- Teams: New York Yankees (1924-1935)
- Inducted into Hall of Fame: 1970
- Batted: Left
- Threw: Right
- Primary position: Center field
Was the leadoff hitter for the dominant New York Yankee teams of the 1920s and into the 1930s, with a .325 career batting average.
- Had great speed, leading the league in triples three times and in outfield putouts twice. He had three triples in one game in 1927.
- Hit .356 in 1927, leading the AL with 231 hits.
- Career shortened when he hit the wall in St. Louis in 1934 and fractured his skull. He retired a year later, making room in center for Joe DiMaggio.