John Monroe (baseball)

John Allen Monroe (August 24, 1897 – June 19, 1956) was an infielder in Major League Baseball for the New York Giants and Philadelphia Phillies in 1921.[1] While Monroe would never return to the major leagues, he would enjoy a fourteen-year career (1920, 1922-34) in minor league baseball, of which he played eight seasons (1926-33) in the PCL.[2]

John Monroe
Second baseman
Born: (1897-08-24)August 24, 1897
Farmersville, Texas
Died: June 19, 1956(1956-06-19) (aged 58)
Conroe, Texas
Batted: Left
Threw: Right
April 16, 1921, for the New York Giants
Last appearance
October 1, 1921, for the Philadelphia Phillies
Career statistics
Batting average.266
Home runs2
Runs batted in11

References edit

  1. ^ "John Monroe Statistics and History". Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  2. ^ "John Monroe Statistics and History". Retrieved 3 August 2023.

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