Bill George (baseball)

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Bill George
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Born: (1865-01-27)January 27, 1865
Bellaire, Ohio
Died: August 23, 1916(1916-08-23) (aged 51)
Wheeling, West Virginia
Batted: Right Threw: Left
MLB debut
May 11, 1887, for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
July 9, 1889, for the Columbus Solons
MLB statistics
Pitching Record 5-10
Earned run average 4.51
Strikeouts 78

William M. George (also known as Bill George) was a professional baseball player for the New York Giants and the Columbus Solons. He played with the Giants from 1887 to 1889, and played one year with the Columbus Solons of the American Association in 1889. He was born on January 27, 1865 in Bellaire, Ohio and he died on August 23, 1916 in Wheeling, West Virginia. He is buried in the Mount Calvary Cemetery in Wheeling, West Virginia. He batted right-handed and threw left-handed.

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