Tom Young (baseball)

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Tom Young
Born: September 6, 1902
Wetumpka, Alabama
Died: December 27, 1964 (aged 62)
Seattle, Washington
Batted: Left
Threw: Right

Thomas Jefferson Young (September 6, 1902 - December 27, 1964) was an American Negro leagues catcher who played mostly for the Kansas City Monarchs. He also played for other teams.[1]

Young was native of Wetumpka, Alabama. He was the older brother of fellow Negro leaguer Maurice Young.[2] He died in Seattle, Washington in 1964 at age 62.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b "Local Fans Expected to Swell Field" Capital Times, Madison, WI, Thursday, September 4, 1930, Page 15, Column 3
  2. ^ "Maurice Young". Retrieved August 4, 2020.

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