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Denny Driscoll

Denny Driscoll
Born: (1855-11-19)November 19, 1855
Lowell, Massachusetts
Died: July 11, 1886(1886-07-11) (aged 30)
Lowell, Massachusetts
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
July 1, 1880 for the Buffalo Bisons
Last MLB appearance
June 28, 1884 for the Louisville Eclipse
Career statistics
Win-loss record 38–39
Earned run average 3.08
Strikeouts 171

Career highlights and awards

John F. "Denny" Driscoll (November 19, 1855 – July 11, 1886) was an American Major League Baseball pitcher from 1880 to 1884. Driscoll played for the Buffalo Bisons, Pittsburgh Alleghenys, and Louisville Eclipse.[1] While playing for Pittsburgh, he led the American Association in earned run average in 1882, at 1.21. He went 13-9 that season.

Driscoll died in his hometown of Lowell, Massachusetts at the age of 30 of consumption (tuberculosis).[2] He is interred at St. Patrick Cemetery.[1]


External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)

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