Bill Wise (baseball)

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Bill Wise
William E Wise Photo.jpg
Born: (1861-03-15)March 15, 1861
Washington, D.C.
Died: May 5, 1940(1940-05-05) (aged 79)
Washington, D.C.
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
May 2, 1882, for the Baltimore Orioles
Last MLB appearance
July 17, 1886, for the Washington Nationals
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 24–21
ERA 3.07
Strikeouts 277
Batting average .224
Home runs 2
Runs scored 53

William E. Wise (March 15, 1861 – May 5, 1940) was an American professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball for three seasons from 1882 to 1886, splitting his time between pitcher and the outfield. He played for the Baltimore Orioles of the American Association, the Washington Nationals of the Union Association, and the Washington Nationals of the National League.[1] Wise died in his hometown of Washington, D.C. at the age of 79, and is interred at Glenwood Cemetery.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Bill Wise's career statistics". Retrieved 2008-10-29. 

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