Bill Terry

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Birthday
30, 1898
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Jan 9, 1989 (90)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
30, 1898
Birthplace
Georgia
Death Date
Jan 9, 1989 (90)

About

MLB first baseman who spent his entire 14-year career with the New York Giants. His .401 batting average in 1930 is the accomplishment he is best known for.

Before Fame

He started his baseball career in the semi-pro leagues in Georgia as a pitcher.

Trivia

He managed the New York Giants in 1932, while he was still playing for the team.

Family Life

He married his wife Elvena in 1915.

Associated With

He hit over .400 11 years before Ted Williams accomplished the same feat.