John Meister

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John Meister
Second baseman
Born: May 10, 1863
Allentown, Pennsylvania
Died: January 28, 1923(1923-01-28) (aged 59)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Batted: Unknown Threw: Unknown
MLB debut
August 24, 1886, for the New York Metropolitans
Last MLB appearance
June 29, 1887, for the New York Metropolitans
MLB statistics
Batting average .230
Home runs 3
Runs batted in 42

John F. Meister (May 10, 1863 – January 17, 1923) was an American baseball player. Meister played two seasons in Major League Baseball, 1886–87, for the New York Metropolitans, primarily as a second baseman.

He was listed in the Allentown, Pennsylvania directory of 1888 as a "professional" baseball player. He was the third son of Charles and Louisa Meister. After his baseball career was over, John Meister owned a liquor store, a tavern, and then a restaurant.

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