November 1, 1892|
West Fork, Arkansas
|Died: April 9, 1961
|September 12, 1919, for the Philadelphia Athletics|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 2, 1921, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Earned run average||5.34|
James Edward "Lefty" York (November 1, 1892 – April 9, 1961) was a professional baseball pitcher. He played two seasons in Major League Baseball, including 1919 with the Philadelphia Athletics and 1921 with the Chicago Cubs. In 42 career games pitched, he posted a 5-11 career record, allowing 183 hits, 5 home runs and 95 runs.
In 1919 as a member of the A's, York pitched just two games, recording losses in both of them. In 1921 as a member of the Cubs, he pitched in 40 games including 11 starts and posted 5-9 record.
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