Jim Ward (baseball)

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Jim Ward
Catcher
Born: (1855-03-02)March 2, 1855
Boston, Massachusetts
Died: June 4, 1886(1886-06-04) (aged 31)
Boston, Massachusetts
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
August 3, 1876 for the Philadelphia Athletics
Last MLB appearance
August 3, 1876 for the Philadelphia Athletics
Career statistics
Batting average .500
Hits 2
At bats 4
Teams

James "Jim" Ward (March 2, 1855 – June 4, 1886) was a Major League Baseball player. Ward played for the Philadelphia Athletics in 1876.

Ward was born and died in Boston, Massachusetts.

He was one of the first five Boston natives to play Major League Baseball. This included John Morrill (1876), George Fair (1876), Ward (1876), John Bergh (1876), and Chub Sullivan (1877).

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