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November 13, 1912|
|Died: May 29, 1993
|July 31, 1934, for the Cincinnati Reds|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 23, 1943, for the Washington Senators|
|Runs batted in||284|
Alexis William Kampouris (November 13, 1912 – May 29, 1993), is a former professional baseball player who played in the Major Leagues primarily as a second baseman from 1934 to 1939 and 1941 to 1943.
- Kampouris is considered the first ever Major League player of Greek descent.
- On May 9, 1937, Kampouris hit three home runs in one game for the Reds against the Philadelphia Phillies.
- On August 13, 1937, Kampouris was honored at Wrigley Field by the Chicago Hellenic Society as a visiting member of the Reds. He was given a car and praised before the game, only to commit three errors in one inning against the Cubs that day.
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