Gene Moore (outfielder)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other people with the same name, see Gene Moore (disambiguation).
Gene Moore
Gene Moore 1940 Play Ball card.jpeg
Right fielder
Born: (1909-08-26)August 26, 1909
Lancaster, Texas
Died: March 12, 1978(1978-03-12) (aged 68)
Jackson, Mississippi
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 19, 1931, for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1945, for the St. Louis Browns
MLB statistics
Batting average .270
Home runs 58
Runs batted in 436
Career highlights and awards

Eugene (Gene) Moore, Jr. (August 26, 1909 – March 12, 1978) was a right fielder in Major League Baseball. From 1931 through 1945, he played for the Cincinnati Reds (1931), St. Louis Cardinals (1933–1935), Boston Bees (1936–1938, 1940), Brooklyn Dodgers (1939–1940), Boston Braves (1941), Washington Senators (1942–1943) and St. Louis Browns (1944–1945). Moore was born in Lancaster, Texas. He batted and threw left-handed. His father, Gene Sr., was a pitcher for the Pirates and Reds between 1910 and 1912.


In a 14-season career, Moore posted a .270 batting average with 436 RBI in 1042 games played.

Best Season[edit]

See also[edit]