February 9, 1908|
|Died: November 12, 1978
|September 11, 1929, for the Boston Braves|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 29, 1935, for the Brooklyn Dodgers|
|Runs batted in||125|
Ralph Francis Boyle (February 9, 1908 – November 12, 1978), was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played from 1929 through 1935 for the Boston Braves (1929–30) and Brooklyn Dodgers (1933–35). In 1934, his most productive year in the majors, Boyle hit .305 for the Dodgers, led the major leagues with 20 outfield assists, and received National League MVP votes. Listed at 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m), 170 lb., Boyle batted and threw left-handed. Born in Cincinnati, he attended Xavier University.
Boyle died at his hometown of Cincinnati at the age of 70.
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