George Binks

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George Alvin Binks (Bingo)

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Biographical Information[edit]

George Binks played five seasons in the majors, having his best season in 1945. In 1945, he was second in the league in doubles, fifth in RBI and sixth in stolen bases.

Binks was 30 years old when he made his major league debut in September 1944. Binks played minor league or independent ball from 1936-50. In 1944, he hit .374 for the minor-league Milwaukee Brewers.

A photo can be found here: Historical Society

Binks died in 2010 and is buried in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, in Hillside, IL.

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