Jim Fogarty

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Jim Fogarty
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Born: (1864-02-12)February 12, 1864
San Francisco
Died: May 20, 1891(1891-05-20) (aged 27)
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 1, 1884, for the Philadelphia Quakers
Last MLB appearance
October 4, 1890, for the Philadelphia Athletics
MLB statistics
Batting average .246
Hits 709
Stolen bases 325
Career highlights and awards

James G. Fogarty (February 12, 1864 in San Francisco – May 20, 1891), was an American professional baseball player. He played as an outfielder in Major League Baseball from 1884 to 1890. Fogarty played for the Philadelphia Quakers of the National League and was a player-manager for the Philadelphia Athletics of the Players' League.[1]

An alumnus of Saint Mary's College of California, Fogarty died of tuberculosis at the age of 27 [2] in Philadelphia.

See also


Preceded by
First manager
Philadelphia Quakers/Athletics (PL/AA) Managers
Succeeded by
Charlie Buffinton