Eddie Collins

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Birthday
2, 1887
Birthplace
Millerton, NY
Death Date
Mar 25, 1951 (63)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
2, 1887
Birthplace
Millerton, NY
Death Date
Mar 25, 1951 (63)

About

MLB player who retired after 25 seasons, considered one of the greatest second basemen in league history.

Before Fame

He attended and graduated from prestigious Ivy League school, Columbia University.

Trivia

He was a a part of the famed '$100,000 infield' for the Philadelphia Athletics.

Family Life

His son Eddie Jr. also played in the major leagues, though only for three seasons.

Associated With

He won three World Series titles while playing for legendary manager Connie Mack.