Anthony Francis Cuccinello
(Cooch or Chick)
Positions: Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 7", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: November 8, 1907 in Long Island City, NY
High School: Bryant HS (Astoria, NY)
Debut: April 15, 1930 (Age 22.158, 6,031st in MLB history)
vs. PIT 5 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1930 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Bees/Dodgers/Reds/WhiteSox/Giants/... 1930-1945
Last Game: September 25, 1945 (Age 37.321)
vs. SLB 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: September 21, 1995 in Tampa, FL
Buried: Garden of Memories Cemetery, Tampa, FL
Relatives: Brother of Al Cuccinello and Uncle of Sam Mele
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News -- December 2015
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News -- February 2015
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News -- May 2014
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News -- August 2013
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News -- February 2013
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News -- January 2013
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News -- September 2012
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News -- December 2011
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News -- May 2010
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News -- May 2011
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