Jack Phillips (pitcher)

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Jack Phillips
Pitcher
Born: (1919-05-24)May 24, 1919
St. Louis, Missouri
Died: June 16, 1958(1958-06-16) (aged 39)
St. Louis, Missouri
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 13, 1945, for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
July 31, 1945, for the New York Giants
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 0–0
Strikeouts 0
Earned run average 10.38
Teams

John Stephen "Jack" Phillips (May 24, 1919 in St. Louis, Missouri – June 16, 1958 in St.Louis, Missouri) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball. He pitched in one game in 1945, throwing 413 innings in relief and giving up 5 runs on 5 hits. He also appeared in one other game as a pinch runner.

He died in St. Louis, Missouri by accidental electrocution.[1]

Sources[edit]

  1. ^ List of baseball deaths in accidents at The Dead Ball Era