|Second baseman / Shortstop|
March 10, 1873|
St. Paul, Minnesota
|Died: February 18, 1935
|August 20, 1894, for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Last MLB appearance|
|April 26, 1904, for the St. Louis Browns|
|Runs batted in||497|
Eugene Napoleon DeMontreville (March 10, 1873 – February 18, 1935) was an American professional baseball second baseman and shortstop. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Washington Senators, Baltimore Orioles, Chicago Orphans, Brooklyn Superbas, Boston Beaneaters, Washington Senators, and St. Louis Browns between 1894 and 1904.
DeMontreville had a 36-game hitting streak from 1896 to 1897. The streak was over the last 17 games of 1896 and the first 19 games of 1897. This streak was not discovered until 2007; it ranks as the tenth-longest hitting streak in Major League Baseball history.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
- "Gene DeMontreville Statistics and History". "baseball-reference.com. Retrieved on 2017-05-14.
- "Baseball Notes", the Pittsburgh Press, Sports section, July 25, 1903.
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