From BR Bullpen
George James John Honochick
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 1", Weight 230 lb.
- School New Mexico Military Institute, Temple University
 Biographical Information
Jim Honochick played in the minors for three years, then umpired in the minors for three before spending 25 years as a big-league umpire.
He was with the Baltimore Orioles from 1941 to 1946, but he was voluntarily retired in 1942 and missed 1944-1945 due to military service. The outfielder hit .289/~.391/.413 in 339 AB in 1941 and .263/~.336/.372 and a team-leading 8 triples in only 274 AB in 1943. After 13 games in 1946 (.280/~.379/.400), Honochich retired to become an umpire.