Jimmie Savage (baseball)

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Jimmie Savage
Born: (1883-08-29)August 29, 1883
Southington, Connecticut
Died: June 26, 1940(1940-06-26) (aged 56)
New Castle, Pennsylvania
Batted: Switch Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 3, 1912, for the Philadelphia Phillies
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1915, for the Pittsburgh Rebels
MLB statistics
Batting average .276
Home runs 1
Runs batted in 26

James Harold "Jimmie" Savage (August 29, 1883 - June 26, 1940) was a Major League Baseball outfielder. He played all or part of three seasons in the majors, between 1912 and 1915. He played two games in 1912 for the Philadelphia Phillies, then spent 1914 playing regularly for the Pittsburgh Rebels in the Federal League. He played mostly in right field, where he played 66 games, but also played substantially in left field and at shortstop and third base. He played another 14 games for the Rebels in 1915 to finish his major league career.