Tom Poorman

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Tom Poorman
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Born: (1857-10-14)October 14, 1857
Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
Died: February 18, 1905(1905-02-18) (aged 47)
Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 5, 1880, for the Buffalo Bisons
Last MLB appearance
September 18, 1888, for the Philadelphia Athletics
MLB statistics
Batting average .244
Hits 498
Runs batted in 172
Stolen bases 165

Thomas Iverson Poorman (October 19, 1857 in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania – February 18, 1905 in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania), was a Major League Baseball outfielder and pitcher.[1] He played in the majors from 1880-1888 for the New York Metropolitans,[1] Buffalo Bisons, Chicago White Stockings, Toledo Blue Stockings, Philadelphia Athletics, and Boston Beaneaters.

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  1. ^ a b The Metropolitans Again Victors, New York Times, June 16, 1881, Pg. 2.

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