Jim Gleeson

Jim Gleeson

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. James Joseph Gleeson (March 5, 1912 - May 1, 1996) was an American outfielder, scout and coach in Major League Baseball. A native of Kansas City, Missouri, he attended Rockhurst University. As a player, he was a switch-hitter who threw right-handed, stood 6'1" (185 cm) tall and weighed 190 pounds (86 kg). Gleeson played all or parts of five seasons (1936; 1939-42) in major league baseball for the Cleveland Indians, Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds. In his best season, for the 1940 Chicago Cubs, Gleeson appeared in 129 games, batted 485 times and made 152 hits, including 39 doubles, 11 triples, five home runs and 61 runs batted in; he batted .313 that season.
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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 200g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136524864
  • 9786136524863