Bill Clancy

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William Edward Clancy

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 2", Weight 180 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

"Bill Clancy is showing up fine in practice with Pittsburg, and the prediction is freely made that he will have no difficulty in filling Bransfield's shoes." - Sporting Life, March 25, 1905

Bill Clancy played only one season in the majors, but he had 240 plate appearances that year with the Pittsburgh Pirates of 1905, a team which won 96 games. He also spent 11 seasons in the minors, including four with Rochester. He was one of three managers for the Worcester Riddlers/Montreal Royals in 1903.

Clancy was five years younger than teammate Honus Wagner with the Pirates.

"Bill Clancy is batting in major league style for Buffalo." - Sporting Life, May 22, 1909

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1903 Worcester Riddlers / Montreal Royals Eastern League -- -- replaced Zeke Wrigley, replaced by Gene DeMontreville

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