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 History Players Teams Obituaries Site search Contact UsSponsor a page on Historic Baseball! Click here for detailsElmo PlaskettElmo Alexander PlaskettBorn: June 27, 1938 in Frederiksted, Virgin IslandsDied: Nov. 2, 1998 in Christiansted, Virgin IslandsDebut: 1962 | Pos: CH: 5’10” | W: 195 | B: R | T: RYrGABRHHRRBISBBA2173537150.200>> Visit theElmo Plaskett biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.Elmo Plaskett, a catcher who played in 17 games with the Pirates, died on Nov. 2, 1998 in Christiansted, Virgin Islands.Plaskett, who was born in the Virgin Islands, made his major league debut with the Pirates in 1962. He appeared in seven games that season and collected four hits in 14 at-bats. One of those hits was the only home run of his major league career.He played in 10 games for the Pirates in 1963. He had three hits in 21 at-bats and collected two RBI.