Joe Harrington (baseball)

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Joe Harrington
Born: (1869-12-21)December 21, 1869
Fall River, Massachusetts
Died: September 13, 1933(1933-09-13) (aged 63)
Fall River, Massachusetts
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 10, 1895, for the Boston Beaneaters
Last MLB appearance
July 20, 1896, for the Boston Beaneaters
MLB statistics
Batting average .220
Home runs 3
Runs batted in 38

Joseph C. Harrington (December 21, 1869 in Fall River, Massachusetts – September 13, 1933) was a professional baseball third baseman. He played in Major League Baseball from 1895–1896 for the Boston Beaneaters. He was the first major league ballplayer ever to hit a home run in his first at bat.

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