Al Myers

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Al Myers
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Second baseman
Born: (1863-10-22)October 22, 1863
Danville, Illinois
Died: December 24, 1927(1927-12-24) (aged 64)
Marshall, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 27, 1884, for the Milwaukee Brewers
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1891, for the Philadelphia Phillies
MLB statistics
Batting average .246
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 36

James Albert Myers (October 22, 1863 in Danville, Illinois – December 24, 1927 in Marshall, Illinois), was a Major League Baseball second baseman from 1884-1891. Known as "Cod" Myers, he owned the Health Office Saloon and built an apartment house in Terre Haute, Indiana. His daughter, Ernestine Myers, pursued a successful career in professional dance. Myers played for the Milwaukee Brewers, Philadelphia Quakers/Phillies, Kansas City Cowboys, and Washington Nationals.

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