Del Young (infielder)

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Del Young
Born: (1912-05-11)May 11, 1912
Cleveland, Ohio
Died: December 8, 1979(1979-12-08) (aged 67)
San Francisco, California
Batted: Both Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 19, 1937, for the Philadelphia Phillies
Last MLB appearance
June 12, 1940, for the Philadelphia Phillies
MLB statistics
Batting average .224
Home runs 3
Runs batted in 76

Delmer Edward Young (May 11, 1912 in Cleveland, Ohio – December 8, 1979 in San Francisco, California) was a professional baseball player. Young played in 4 Major League Baseball seasons, all with the Philadelphia Phillies. His father, Delmar John Young, also played in Major League Baseball.

A middle infielder, Young played 148 games at shortstop and 147 at second base. He also had an extensive career in minor league baseball spanning seventeen seasons from 1931-47. He played the final five seasons of his career with the San Francisco Seals of the Pacific Coast League, although he played only sparingly the last two.

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