Bob Vail

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Robert Garfield Vail
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Bob Vail pitched 4 games for the 1908 Pittsburgh Pirates toward the end of the season, at a time when the Pirates were in a hotly-contested pennant race. The Pirates ended up winning 98 games and finishing one game out.

As a hitter, Vail went one for three and also got a walk, for a .500 OBP.

He was at Colby College in Maine at the same time as Jack Coombs. He was also at Davidson College for a year, at the same time as Willy Fetzer.

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