James Michael Hegan
Positions: First Baseman and Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 188 lb.
Born: July 21, 1942 in Cleveland, OH
High School: St. Ignatius HS (Cleveland, OH) Schools: John Carroll University (University Heights, OH), College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, MA) by the Signed New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1961.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 13, 1964 (Age 22.054)
vs. MIN 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 1967 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Brewers/Athletics/Yankees/Pilots 1964-1977 Final Game: July 8, 1977 (Age 34.352)
vs. BOS 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: December 25, 2013 in Hilton Head, SC Relatives: Son of Jim Hegan View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- January 2014
1/13 Baseball With Matt: Seattle Could Fly Before It Could Swim 1/13/14: Hey baseball fans!The Seattle Mariners were created in 1977 and were placed in the AL West division and have remained there ever ... News -- December 2013
12/31 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Mike Hegan: To the Manner Born: In his 14-year major league career, Mike Hegan never played an inning for the Indians. But Hegan, who died on Christmas Day at ...
12/29 Indians Baseball Insider: IBI Digest: 12/22/13 - 12/28/13: It's Christmastime at IBI and as things slow down for the holiday season, the staff begins to do some final reflection on the ...
12/28 Indians Baseball Insider: IBI Digest: 12/22/13 - 11/28/13: It's Christmastime at IBI and as things slow down for the holiday season, the staff begins to do some final reflection on the ...
12/27 MLBTradeRumors: Quick Hits: Tanaka, Eaton, Cardinals, Reds: Mike Hegan, a longtime former player and broadcaster, passed away on Wednesday at age 71. Hegan posted a .712 OPS in 2452 PA ...
12/26 Baseball Musings: Hegan Passes: It was a sad Christmas for the Hegan family as former player and broadcaster Mike Hegan died: Mike Hegan, a former major league ...
12/26 Cleveland Sports Insiders: Subtle excellence: Indians broadcaster Mike Hegan passes away: The Cleveland Indians’ longtime broadcaster Mike Hegan, 71, passed away from heart failure today at his home in Hilton Head, ...
12/26 Cleveland Sports Insiders: Subtle excellence: Indians broadcaster Mike Hegan passes away: The Cleveland Indians’ longtime broadcaster Mike Hegan, 71, passed away from heart failure today at his home in Hilton Head, ... News -- July 2013
7/2 WahoosOnFirst: Clevelinks, July 2: Remembering the Past: Yesterday’s edition of Clevelinks was so much fun I figured why not come back for a second day in a row. After scouring ... News -- June 2013
6/16 baseballintheblood.com: Father-Son Combos In MLB History: I’m doing my best to list father-son combos who have played in the major leagues, if you think of one I missed, please point ... News -- October 2012
10/7 High Heat Stats: 1972 ALCS Opener: A’s 3, Tigers 2 (11 innings): As the 1972 playoffs began, the bloom was off the League Championship Series. Born in ’69, the first six tilts had produced ... News -- February 2011
2/13 B-R Blog: Non-Pitcher 150+ Career Games With Zero PA: How many non-pitchers have appeared in 150+ games since 1920 where they did not earn a Plate Appearance in the game? Here's the ... News -- May 2010
5/9 B-R Blog: Jody Gerut’s cycle: Jody Gerut in last night's game became the first player to hit for the cycle in 2010: