Dan O'Connor (baseball)

Daniel Cornelius O'Connor (August 11, 1868 – March 3, 1942) was a Canadian Major League Baseball first baseman who played for the Louisville Colonels of the American Association in 1890. The 21-year-old rookie stood 6'2" and weighed 185 lbs.

Dan O'Connor
First baseman
Born: (1868-08-11)August 11, 1868
Guelph, Ontario
Died: March 3, 1942(1942-03-03) (aged 73)
Guelph, Ontario
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 3, 1890, for the Louisville Colonels
Last MLB appearance
July 19, 1890, for the Louisville Colonels
MLB statistics
Batting average.462
Hits12
RBI5
Teams

O'Connor played in 6 games for the Colonels, who won the 1890 AA pennant with a record of 88–44. His first appearance was on June 3 and his last on July 19. He hit .462 (12-for-26) with 5 runs batted in and 3 runs scored. At first base he handled 58 chances without an error and participated in 3 double plays.

O'Connor died in his hometown of Guelph, Ontario, Canada at the age of 73.

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