Born: December 16, 1900|
Died: June 4, 1982 (aged 81)|
|September 23, 1921, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 23, 1935, for the St. Louis Cardinals|
|Earned run average||4.18|
|Runs batted in||57|
Anthony Charles Kaufmann (December 16, 1900 – June 4, 1982) was an American professional baseball player, coach and manager. He played in 260 Major League games, primarily as a pitcher, for the Chicago Cubs (1921–27), Philadelphia Phillies (1927), St. Louis Cardinals (1927–28, 1930–31 and 1935) and New York Giants (1929). The native of Chicago stood 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) tall and weighed 165 pounds (75 kg).
In 11 seasons and 202 games pitched, he had a 64–62 record, with 123 starts, 71 complete games, nine shutouts, 12 saves, 1,086⅓ innings pitched, 1,198 hits allowed, 587 runs allowed, 81 home runs allowed, 368 walks, 345 strikeouts, 39 hit batsmen, 15 wild pitches and a 4.18 earned run average. As a competent hitting pitcher, Kaufmann also played 18 games in the outfield during his late-career stints with the Phillies, Giants and Cardinals. In 414 Major League at bats, he collected 91 hits, with 19 doubles and nine home runs, for a batting average of .220.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube
|This biographical article relating to an American baseball pitcher born in the 1900s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|