Tom York Baseball Left fielder

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Thomas Jefferson "Tom" York (July 13, 1850 – February 17, 1936) was a 19th-century Major League Baseball left fielder. Over the course of York's 15-season career, he racked up 1095 hits in 4002 at bats, for a .274 batting average. Twice, during his playing time with the Providence Grays, he was also manager including the entire first season of the team's existence in 1878. In 1878, York lead the National League in total bases, extra-base hits, and triples. In 1883, he led the league in walks. Tom died at the age of 86 in New York City, and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, which is in Brooklyn.

Personal details

Date of birth
July 13th, 1850
Date of death
February 17th, 1936 at age of 85
Place of death
New York City, New York, United States of America
Places lived
Brooklyn , New York
pop. 2,592,149 (2013)

Baseball statistics

Seasson Team AB G H R BB BA GDP GS HBP HR IBB OBP RBI SF SH SLG SO 2B 3B
1876 Major League Baseball season Hartford Dark Blues 263 67 68 47 10 0.259 0 0 1 0.286 39 0.369 4 12 7
1877 Major League Baseball season Hartford Dark Blues 237 56 67 43 3 0.283 0 0 1 0.292 37 0.422 11 16 7
1878 Major League Baseball season Providence Grays 269 62 83 56 8 0.309 0 0 1 0.329 26 0.465 19 19 10
1879 Major League Baseball season Providence Grays 342 81 106 69 19 0.31 0 0 1 0.346 50 0.421 28 25 5
1880 Major League Baseball Season Providence Grays 203 53 43 21 8 0.212 0 0 0 0.242 18 0.276 29 9 2
1881 Major League Baseball Season Providence Grays 316 85 96 57 29 0.304 0 0 2 0.362 47 0.427 26 23 5
1882 Major League Baseball Season Providence Grays 321 81 86 48 19 0.268 0 0 1 0.309 40 0.393 23 7
1883 Major League Baseball Season Cleveland Blues 381 100 99 56 37 0.26 0 0 2 0.325 46 0.378 29 5
1884 Major League Baseball Season Baltimore Orioles 314 83 70 64 34 0.223 0 10 1 0.318 0 0.322 14 7
1885 Major League Baseball Season Baltimore Orioles 87 22 23 6 8 0.264 0 0 0 0.326 12 0.356 4 2

Abbrevations

AB - At bat, G - Games, H - Hits allowed, R - Runs, BB - Base on balls , BA - Batting average, GDP or GIDP - Ground into double play, GS - Grand Slam, HBP - Hit by pitch, HR - Home runs, IBB - Intentional base on balls, OBP - On-base percentage, RBI - Run batted in, SF - Sacrifice fly, SH - Sacrifice hit, SLG - Slugging average, 2B - Double, 3B - Triple

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