William Matthews (baseball)

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William Matthews
Pitcher
Born: (1878-01-12)January 12, 1878
Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania
Died: January 23, 1946(1946-01-23) (aged 68)
Mount Carbon, Pennsylvania
Batted: Unknown Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 28, 1909 for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 23, 1909 for the Boston Red Sox
Career statistics
Win–loss record 0-0
Strikeouts 6
Earned run average 3.24
Teams

William Calvin Matthews (January 12, 1878 – January 23, 1946) was a right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who played briefly for the Boston Red Sox during the 1909 season. He was born in Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania.

Matthews posted a 3.24 ERA in five appearances, including one start, six strikeout, 10 walks, 16 hits allowed, and 16.2 innings of work. He did not have a decision.

Matthews died in Mount Carbon, Pennsylvania, at age 68.

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