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Jim Hegan

James Edward Hegan (Shanty)

Position: Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: August 3, 1920 in Lynn, MA
High School: Lynn English HS (Lynn, MA)
Signed
by the Cleveland Indians as an amateur free agent in 1938. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 9, 1941 (Age 21.037)   vs. PHA 5 AB, 2 H, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1942 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Indians/Phillies/Tigers/Cubs/Giants 1941-1960

Final Game: July 4, 1960 (Age 39.336)   vs. SFG 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: June 17, 1984 in Lynn, MA
Buried: Swampscott Cemetery, Swampscott, MA
Relatives: Father of Mike Hegan
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