Mickey Hughes

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Mickey Hughes
Mickey Hughes.jpg
Pitcher
Born: (1866-10-25)October 25, 1866
New York, New York
Died: April 10, 1931(1931-04-10) (aged 64)
Jersey City, New Jersey
Batted: Unknown Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 22, 1888 for the Brooklyn Bridegrooms
Last MLB appearance
August 28, 1890 for the Philadelphia Athletics
Career statistics
Win-Loss record 39-28
ERA 3.22
Strikeouts 250
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Michael J. Hughes (October 25, 1866 – April 10, 1931) was an American Major League Baseball pitcher from 1888 to 1890.[1] His brother, Jay Hughes, was also a major league pitcher.[1]

Career[edit]

Although his career was short, the New York City native did have one season worth noting, his rookie season in 1888. That season, he recorded 25 victories for the second place Brooklyn Bridegrooms. He finished his short, three season career with 39 wins, 28 losses, and a 3.28 E.R.A..[1]

Post-career[edit]

Mickey died in Jersey City, New Jersey at the age of 64, and was buried in Holy Name Cemetery in Jersey City.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Mickey Hughes Stats". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2007-09-07. 
  2. ^ "Career Stats". retrosheet.org. Retrieved 2007-09-07. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Bob Caruthers
Brooklyn Bridegrooms
Opening Day
Starting pitcher

1889
Succeeded by
Bob Caruthers