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 History Players Teams Obituaries Site search Contact UsSponsor a page on Historic Baseball! Click here for detailsAl YearginJames Arnold YearginBorn: Oct. 16, 1901 in Mauldin, S.C. Died: May 8, 1938 in Greenville,S.C.Debut: 1922 | Pos: CH: 5’11” | W: 170 | B:R | T: RYRGIPWLSVSOERA233148.11120354.91>> Visit theAl Yeargin biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.Al Yeargin pitched 148.1 innings over2 years for Boston. He finished with a 1-12 record and a 4.91 earned runaverage.On Oct. 1, 1922, Al Yeargin gave up a home run to Giants outfielder Mahlon Higbee in the sixth inningof the second game of a double-header. It was Higbee’s last at-bat in the Major Leagues; he collected just four hits.Yeargin died in Greenville, S.C., on May 8, 1938.