Joshua Morgan Hancock
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 217 lb.
Born: April 11, 1978 in Cleveland, MS
High School: Vestavia Hills HS (Vestavia Hills, AL)
School: Auburn University (Auburn, AL)
Drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 5th round of the 1998 amateur draft.
Signed June 15, 1998.
Debut: September 10, 2002 (Age 24.152)
vs. TBD 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2004 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Reds/Phillies/RedSox 2002-2007
Final Game: April 28, 2007 (Age 29.017)
vs. CHC 3.0 IP, 2 H, 2 SO, 1 BB, 1 ER
Died: April 29, 2007 in St. Louis, MO
Buried: Kirkville Cemetery, Kirkville, MS
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