Frederick Boardman

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Frederick Boardman
Right fielder
Born: (1851-02-18)February 18, 1851
St. Joseph, Missouri
Died: April 12, 1941(1941-04-12) (aged 90)
Indianapolis, Indiana
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
August 29, 1874, for the Baltimore Canaries
Last MLB appearance
August 29, 1874, for the Baltimore Canaries
MLB statistics
Batting Average .250
Home Runs 0
RBI 0
Teams

Frederick Stanley Boardman (February 18, 1851 – April 12, 1941) was an American baseball player. Boardman was born in 1851 in St. Joseph, Missouri.[1] According to baseball historian David Nemec, he was an "auxiliary player" in Chicago for many years.[2] He appeared in one game in Major League Baseball as a right fielder for the Baltimore Canaries in the National Association during the 1874 baseball season.[1] His lone appearance with the Canaries came about when the team visited Chicago and was in need of an outfielder.[2] The Chicago White Stockings won the game by a 4-0 score.[3] During the 1875 season, he worked as an umpire in the National Association.[2] He died in 1941 in Indianapolis, at age 90.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Frederick Boardman". Baseball Reference. Retrieved May 11, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c David Nemec (2012). The Rank and File of 19th Century Major League Baseball. McFarland. p. 220. ISBN 0786490446. 
  3. ^ "Sporting News: The White Stockings Again Vanquish the Baltimores – 4-0". Chicago Tribune. August 30, 1874. p. 16. 

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