Al Maul

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Al Maul
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1888 baseball card of Maul
Born: (1865-10-09)October 9, 1865
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died: May 3, 1958(1958-05-03) (aged 92)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 20, 1884, for the Philadelphia Keystones
Last MLB appearance
September 9, 1901, for the New York Giants
MLB statistics
Win–loss record84-80
Earned run average4.43
Career highlights and awards

Albert Joseph "Smiling Al" Maul (October 9, 1865—May 3, 1958) was an American professional baseball player. He was a pitcher over parts of 15 seasons (1884–1901) with the Philadelphia Keystones, Philadelphia Quakers/Phillies, Pittsburgh Alleghenys, Pittsburgh Burghers, Washington Senators, Baltimore Orioles, Brooklyn Superbas and New York Giants. He led the National League in earned run average in 1895 while playing for Washington. For his career, he compiled an 84–80 record in 188 appearances, with a 4.43 ERA and 346 strikeouts. Maul was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and died there at the age of 92. At the time of his death, Maul was the last surviving participant of the Union Association.

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  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
  • "Al Maul". Find a Grave. Retrieved September 3, 2010.