Lee King (outfielder, born 1892)
Edward Lee King (December 26, 1892 – September 16, 1967) was an American professional baseball outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 1916 to 1922 for the Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Giants, and Philadelphia Phillies.
|Born: December 26, 1892|
Hundred, West Virginia
|Died: September 16, 1967 (aged 74)|
Shinnston, West Virginia
|September 20, 1916, for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 1, 1922, for the New York Giants|
|Runs batted in||144|
|Career highlights and awards|
King drove in the final run of the 1922 World Series with a single for his victorious team, the Giants. It came in his only at-bat in a World Series game.
He had 294 hits in a seven-year career, with a batting average of .247 along with 15 home runs and 144 RBI.