Bayard Heston "Bud" Sharpe

Bayard Heston “Bud” Sharpe was a first baseman and outfielder.

He played Major League baseball in parts of two seasons-1905 and 1910.

Sharpe was born on August 6, 1881 in West Chester, Pennsylvania.

He batted left-handed and threw right-handed.

On April 14, 1905, at the age of 23, Sharpe made his big league debut with the Boston Beaneaters.

In 46 games that year, he batted .182 in 170 at-bats.

Sharpe played his final big league game on September 24, 1910.

He died from a heart attack on May 31, 1916 in Haddock, Georgia at the age of 34.

He played for the Scranton Miners in 1906.