J. R. Malone

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J. R. Malone
Born James Richard Malone
(1858-10-15)October 15, 1858
Baltimore, Maryland
Died November 11, 1935(1935-11-11) (aged 77)
Baltimore, Maryland
Resting place New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland, Lot 697, Section TT
Occupation Umpire
Years active 1888
Employer American Association

James Richard "J. R." Malone (October 15, 1858 – November 11, 1935) was a professional baseball umpire.

Malone umpired three American Association games in 1888, as the home plate umpire.[1] He died in Baltimore and is buried in Lot 697, Section TT in New Cathedral Cemetery in Baltimore.[2] He was the father of Major Leaguer Lew Malone.[3]


  1. ^ "J. R. Malone at Retrosheet". Retrosheet. Retrieved 2011-10-05. 
  2. ^ Records of New Cathedral Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland
  3. ^ Census of the United States 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930