Bill Atwood

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Bill Atwood
Bill Atwood 1940.jpg
Born: (1911-09-25)September 25, 1911
Rome, Georgia
Died: September 14, 1993(1993-09-14) (aged 81)
Snyder, Texas
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 15, 1936, for the Philadelphia Phillies
Last MLB appearance
September 29, 1940, for the Philadelphia Phillies
MLB statistics
Batting average .229
Home runs 7
Runs batted in 112

William Franklin Atwood was a Major League Baseball catcher. He was born on September 25, 1911 in Rome, Georgia. Bill attended college at Hardin-Simmons University. In 342 career games between 1936 and 1940, Atwood had 220 hits in 961 at bats, all for the Philadelphia Phillies. He died on September 14, 1993 after a car accident in Snyder, Texas.

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