Jay Hankins

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Jay Hankins
Born: (1935-11-07) November 7, 1935 (age 81)
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 15, 1961, for the Kansas City Athletics
Last MLB appearance
June 16, 1963, for the Kansas City Athletics
MLB statistics
Batting average .184
Home runs 4
Runs batted in 10

Jay Nelson Hankins (born November 7, 1935, in St. Louis, Missouri) is a former professional baseball player who played two seasons for the Kansas City Athletics of Major League Baseball.

Hankins attended the University of Missouri. He was a member of the Tigers team that won the 1954 College World Series. Hankins was signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Athletics in 1957.

After his playing days were over, Hankins worked both as a minor league manager for the Kansas City Royals organization and as the Scouting Director for the Philadelphia Phillies from 1989 to 1992.

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