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8 Persons in (baseball) team Brooklyn Robins:

Bill Doak

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Leopold Doak
Nickname(s):
Spittin' Bill
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher.
Teams:Allowed to continue use of spitball after it was outlawed in 1921.
Invented improved fielder's glove with lacing between the thumb and first finger.

Bill Wambsganss

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
William Adolph Wambsganss

Brief Facts:

Second base.
Team:Game 5 of the World Series in 1920, against team:he made an unassisted triple play.

Dazzy Vance

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Arthur Vance
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69, 16 days before his 70th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher.
Teams:National Baseball Hall of Fame 1955.
Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1952.

Ernie Lombardi

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Ernesto Natali Lombardi
Nickname(s):
Schnozz
Lumbago
Bocci
The Cyrano of the Iron Mask
Lom
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Catcher.
Teams:Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1982.
Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame 1958.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1986.
National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Jigger Statz

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Arnold John Statz

Brief Facts:

Team:1922-1925.
Also team:(predecessor to Dodgers.)

Lefty O'Doul

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Francis Joseph O'Doul
Nickname(s):
Frank
Lefty
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left-handed pitcher, outfielder.
Teams:Now called the Dodgers. Record number of hits in a season, 1929.
Instrumental in establishment of baseball in Japan, team:Restaurant owner in San Francisco. A non-alcoholic beer is named for him.
Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1981.
Japanese Baseball Hall of Fame 2002.

Rabbit Maranville

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Walter James Vincent Maranville
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 5' 5". Shortstop.
Teams:Known for his antics. Considered excellent at defensive play. Barbershop quartet tenor.
National Baseball Hall of Fame 1954.
Braves Hall of Fame 2014.

Sloppy Thurston

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Hollis John Thurston
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher.
Teams:Named for his meticulous appearance.
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