August 28, 1891|
|Died: June 17, 1969
Santa Cruz, California
|May 15, 1912, for the Philadelphia Athletics|
|Last MLB appearance|
|August 27, 1918, for the St. Louis Browns|
|Earned run average||3.30|
Houck later pitched for the Vernon Tigers of the Pacific Coast League. Fatty Arbuckle owned the team and he worked with Buster Keaton. This connection led to Houck doing camera work on such Keaton silent films as Sherlock, Jr., Seven Chances and The General.