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 History Players Teams Obituaries Site search Contact UsSponsor a page on Historic Baseball! Click here for detailsFrank ReiberFrank (Tubby) Bernard ReiberBorn: 9/19/1909 in Huntington, WVDied: 12/26/2002 in Bradenton, FL.Debut: 1933 | Pos: CH: 5-9 | W: 169 | B: R | T: RYrGABRHHRRBISBBA444851323290.271>> Visit the Frank Reiber biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.Frank “Tubby” Reiber, a catcher who played in 44 games for the Tigers in the 1930s, died on Dec. 26, 2002 in Brandenton, Fla.In his career, Reiber hit .271 in 85 at-bats with 2 home runs and 9 RBIs. He appeared in parts of 4 seasons from 1933-1936.He debuted with the Tigers in 1933 and had 5 hits in 18 at-bats.  Those hits included a home run and three RBI.Reiber appeared briefly with the Tigers in 1934 and 1935 and ended his career in 1936 with 15 hits in 55 at-bats.  His hits included a home run and 5 RBI.