Bill Cooney

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Bill Cooney
Third baseman / Shortstop / Relief pitcher
Born: (1883-04-07)April 7, 1883
Boston, Massachusetts
Died: November 6, 1928(1928-11-06) (aged 45)
Roxbury, Massachusetts
Batted: Unknown Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 22, 1909, for the Boston Doves
Last MLB appearance
May 2, 1910, for the Boston Doves
MLB statistics
Batting average .273
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 1
Win–loss record 0–0
Strikeouts 3
Earned run average 1.42
Teams

William Ambrose "Cush" Cooney (April 7, 1883 – November 6, 1928) was a former Major League Baseball player. He played two seasons with the Boston Doves from 1909 to 1910.[1]

Cooney made his Major League Baseball debut on September 22, 1909 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, relieving Lew Richie in the 6th inning with the Doves down 12–7. Cooney threw for four scoreless innings, giving up three hits and one base on balls.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Career statistics and history at Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ Heydler, John A. (October 2, 1909). "Striking Incidents of the Season's Opening" (PDF). Sporting Life. 54 (4): 8. Retrieved 13 December 2011. 

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