Tug Wilson (baseball)

George Archer "Tug" Wilson (1860 – November 28, 1914) was an American professional baseball player. He played part of one season in Major League Baseball for the Brooklyn Atlantics in 1884, usually either as an outfielder or catcher.

Tug Wilson
Born: 1860
Brooklyn, New York
Died: (1914-11-28)November 28, 1914
Brooklyn, New York
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
May 9, 1884, for the Brooklyn Atlantics
Last MLB appearance
July 21, 1884, for the Brooklyn Atlantics
MLB statistics
Batting average.232
Home runs0
Runs scored13

In 24 major league games played, Wilson batted .232, scored 13 runs, and hit four doubles.[1] Following his brief major league career, he continued to play minor league baseball until 1896.

Wilson died in his hometown of Brooklyn, New York, and is interred at Cypress Hills Cemetery.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Tug Wilson's career statistics". retrosheet.org. Retrieved 2008-11-15.

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