From BR Bullpen
John Henry Doscher Sr.
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 182 lb.
- Debut September 5, 1872
- Final Game August 4, 1882
- Born December 20, 1852 in New York, NY USA
- Died March 20, 1934 in Buffalo, NY USA
 Biographical Information
Father of Jack Doscher, John Henry "Herm" Doscher played six seasons in the majors and was also a major league umpire. He broke in as a player during the second year of the National Association, 1872.
Herm and Jack were the first father and son pro MLB players in history.
Herm played for London in 1877.