Eddie Boyle

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Eddie Boyle
Catcher
Born: May 8, 1874
Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: February 9, 1941(1941-02-09) (aged 66)
Cincinnati, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 17, 1896 for the Louisville Colonels
Last MLB appearance
September 16, 1896 for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Career statistics
At bats 14
Home Runs 0
Batting average .125
Teams

Edward J. Boyle (May 8, 1874 – February 9, 1941) was a catcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Louisville Colonels and the Pittsburgh Pirates during the 1896 season. Listed at 6' 3", 200 lb., Boyle batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. His older brother, Jack Boyle, also played in the majors.

In one season career, Boyle went hitless in 14 at-bats in five games (.000). In five catching appearances, he committed two errors in 22 chances for a .909 fielding percentage.

Boyle died in his homeland of Cincinnati, Ohio at the age of 66.

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