Charlie Reilly

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Charlie Reilly
Third baseman
Born: (1867-02-15)February 15, 1867
Princeton, New Jersey
Died: December 16, 1937(1937-12-16) (aged 70)
Los Angeles, California
Batted: Switch Threw: Right
MLB debut
October 9, 1889, for the Columbus Solons
Last MLB appearance
September 27, 1897, for the Washington Senators
MLB statistics
Batting average .250
Home runs 17
Runs batted in 311

Charles Thomas Reilly (February 15, 1867 in Princeton, New Jersey – December 16, 1937 in Los Angeles, California), was a Major League Baseball infielder. He played eight seasons in the majors, between 1889 and 1897, for the Columbus Solons, Pittsburgh Pirates, Philadelphia Phillies, and Washington Senators.

Reilly was the first of two players to have four hits that included al least one home run (he hit two) in their first major league game.[1] J. P. Arencibia is the only player in the baseball's modern era to equal this feat. Trevor Story of the Colorado Rockies also hit two home runs in his first ever Major League game (and a third home run in his second game).


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