Ed Konetchy

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Birthday
3, 1885
Birthplace
Wisconsin
Death Date
May 27, 1947 (61)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
3, 1885
Birthplace
Wisconsin
Death Date
May 27, 1947 (61)

About

MLB first baseman who collected 182 triples and 2,150 total hits across 15 seasons.

Before Fame

He dropped out of school at 14 to work in a candy factory.

Trivia

He led the St. Louis Cardinals in hits for four consecutive seasons between 1909 and 1912.

Family Life

He married his girlfriend Aubrey in 1906.

Associated With

He played on the Philadelphia Phillies, the same team as Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt.