June 1, 1896|
|Died: December 10, 1970
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|June 20, 1918 for the Chicago White Sox|
|Last MLB appearance|
|May 19, 1929 for the Chicago White Sox|
|Runs batted in||376|
|Career highlights and awards|
John Anthony Mostil (June 1, 1896 – December 10, 1970) was an American center fielder in Major League Baseball who played his entire career for the Chicago White Sox (1918, 1921–29). Born in Chicago, Illinois, he had a career batting average of .301.
After retiring as an active player, Mostil became a minor league manager and a scout for the White Sox. In the 1960s, he coached at the Chicago White Sox Boys Camp, a sports camp in Brothertown, Wisconsin, owned by the Chicago White Sox. Mostil died at age 74 in Midlothian, Illinois.
- List of Major League Baseball runs scored champions
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- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
- Charlton, James; Shatzkin, Mike; Holtje, Stephen (1990). The Ballplayers: baseball's ultimate biographical reference. New York: Arbor House/William Morrow. p. 766. ISBN 0-87795-984-6.
- "The Baseball Biography Project. (SABR)". Retrieved 2008-08-21.
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