Tommy Atkins

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Francis Montgomery Atkins

  • Bats Left, Throws Left
  • Height 5' 10½", Weight 165 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Tommy Atkins was part of the Philadelphia Athletics in the days of the $100,000 infield. In 1910, when the A's won the World Series, Atkins appeared in 15 games with a record of 3-2 and 2 saves. He was 22, a year younger than Eddie Collins.

He was the first of three major leaguers (through 2007) named Atkins.

In 1914 he played for the company team of White Auto, a team which went 28-4.

Notable Achievement[edit]

Related Sites[edit]

Find-A-Grave Memorial for Tommy Atkins