Amos Booth

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Amos Booth
Amos Booth 1876.jpg
Catcher/Infielder
Born: (1848-08-14)August 14, 1848
Lebanon, Ohio
Died: July 1, 1921(1921-07-01) (aged 72)
Miamisburg, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 25, 1876 for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
September 28, 1882 for the Louisville Eclipse
Career statistics
Batting average .224
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 27
Teams

Amos Smith Booth (August 14, 1848 – July 1, 1921), nicknamed "Darling", was a professional baseball player in the 1870s and 1880s. Booth's primary playing years were in 1876 and 1877 with the Cincinnati Reds. He had a .261 batting average his first year, and a .171 in 1877. Booth took a leave of absence from baseball until 1880 when he appeared in one game with his old team. He also played in 2 games in 1882, with the Baltimore Orioles and Louisville Eclipse.

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