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William Capers "Doc" Bass (December 4, 1898 – December 12, 1970) was a professional baseball player. He appeared in two games in Major League Baseball for the Boston Braves in 1918, once as a pinch hitter and once as a pinch runner.

Doc Bass
Pinch hitter
Born: (1898-12-04)December 4, 1898
Macon, Georgia
Died: December 12, 1970(1970-12-12) (aged 72)
Macon, Georgia
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
July 29, 1918, for the Boston Braves
Last MLB appearance
August 1, 1918, for the Boston Braves
MLB statistics
Batting average1.000
Stolen bases1

In his major league career, Bass had one at bat, in which he singled. He also scored a run and stole a base, although he never appeared in the field. After the 1918 season, Bass continued to play minor league baseball until 1925, primarily as an outfielder.