Jack Darragh

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James S. Darragh

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Biographical Information[edit]

Jack Darragh has a lifetime .500 batting average in the majors, since he went 1-for-2. He made no errors in the field, making 8 put-outs at first base and getting one assist.

Darragh was at dental school at the University of Pennsylvania and played outfield on the varsity team there in 1890-91. He got his degree in 1891 and played his one game in the majors right around the same time, in May 1891.

In 1895 he managed the 'Twin-Cities' "Twins" franchise in the Eastern Inter-State League. In 1896 he managed part of the season for the Wheeling "Nailers" franchise in the Inter-State League.

He went on to become a druggist.

Main source: University of Pennsylvania website (Professional Baseball Players Who Attended Penn), where there is a photo of Darragh.

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