Frank Andrew McCormick
Buck Position: First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 205 lb.
Born: June 9, 1911 in New York, NY
( All Transactions) Debut: September 11, 1934 (Age 23)
vs. BRO 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Reds/Braves/Phillies 1934-1948 Final Game: October 3, 1948 (Age 37)
vs. NYG 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: November 21, 1982 in Manhasset, NY Buried: Cemetery of the Holy Rood, Westbury, NY
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