March 12, 1893|
New York City
|Died: February 8, 1979
Marina del Rey, California
|September 26, 1920, for the New York Giants|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 28, 1929, for the Boston Red Sox|
|Runs batted in||40|
Alexander Nathaniel Gaston (March 12, 1893 – February 8, 1979) was a reserve catcher in Major League Baseball who played between 1920 and 1929 for the New York Giants (1920–1923) and Boston Red Sox (1926, 1929). Listed at 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m), 170 lb., Gaston batted and threw right-handed. He was born in New York City. His younger brother, Milt Gaston, was a major league pitcher.
Although the New York Giants won the World Series in 1921 and 1922, Gaston did not see postseason action in either year. Alex Gaston was a batterymate of his brother Milt with the 1929 Boston Red Sox.
Gaston died in Marina del Rey, California at age 85.
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