John Chapman (baseball)

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John Chapman
Shortstop
Born: (1899-10-15)October 15, 1899
Centralia, Pennsylvania
Died: November 3, 1953(1953-11-03) (aged 54)
Philadelphia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 28, 1924, for the Philadelphia Athletics
Last MLB appearance
September 1, 1924, for the Philadelphia Athletics
MLB statistics
Batting average .282
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 7
Teams

John Joseph Chapman (October 15, 1899 – November 3, 1953) was a professional baseball player. He was a shortstop for one season (1924) with the Philadelphia Athletics. For his career, he compiled a .282 batting average in 71 at-bats, with seven runs batted in.

An alumnus of Mount St. Mary's University, he was born in Centralia, Pennsylvania and died in Philadelphia at the age of 54.

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