Tom Morrissey (baseball)

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Tom Morrissey
Tom Morrissey.jpg
Third baseman
Born: May, 1860
Janesville, Wisconsin
Died: September 23, 1941(1941-09-23) (aged 81)
Janesville, Wisconsin
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
July 12, 1882 for the Detroit Wolverines
Last MLB appearance
October 12, 1884 for the Milwaukee Brewers (UA)
Career statistics
Games played 14
Hits 10
Batting average .185

Tom J. Morrissey (May, 1860 – September 23, 1941) was an American Major League Baseball player from Janesville, Wisconsin, who played third base for the 1882 Detroit Wolverines of the National League, and the 1884 Milwaukee Brewers of the Union Association. In his 14 game Major League career, he batted 54 times, collected 10 hits for a .185 batting average. In the field, he committed 11 errors for a .711 fielding percentage. His brother John Morrissey also played Major League Baseball.[1]

Morrissey died at the age of 81 in his hometown of Janesville, and is interred at Mount Olivet Cemetery.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Tom Morrissey's career statistics". Retrieved 2008-10-24. 

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