Orville Overall
Orville Overall

Player Profile

One of Cal's great baseball stars...lettered at Cal during the early 1900s before going on to a superb major league career...spent nine years with the Chicago Cubs and pitched in four world series games with a 3-1 record and a 1.58 World Series ERA, which rates in the all-time Top 10 lowest ERA's for pitchers in the World Series...went 23-7 with 8 shutouts and a 1.70 ERA in 1907 and was 21-11 with a 1.42 ERA in 1909...four-year starter in football at guard...best remembered for starring in three Big Games...he blocked a kick for a safety in a 2-0 victory in 1901, booted two field goals in a 16-0 win in '02 and kicked the Bears into a 6-6 tie in '03.