Jimmy Cooney (1920s Shortstop)

Jimmy Cooney (1920s Shortstop)

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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 Edward Cooney (August 24, 1894 - August 7, 1991), nicknamed "Scoops," was an American shortstop in Major League Baseball who played for six different teams between 1917 and 1928. Listed at 5' 11," 160 lb., Cooney batted and threw right-handed. His father Jimmy Sr. and younger brother Johnny also played in the Major Leagues. A native of Cranston, Rhode Island, Cooney reached the Majors in 1917 with the Boston Red Sox, spending part of the season with them before playing with the New York Giants in 1919. After that, he spent four years with the Milwaukee Brewers of the American Association, setting a personal mark with 12 consecutive hits in 1923.show more

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  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 295g
  • Bellum Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 613591958X
  • 9786135919585