Joe Marshall

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Birthday
19, 1876
Birthplace
Minnesota
Death Date
Sep 11, 1931 (55)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
19, 1876
Birthplace
Minnesota
Death Date
Sep 11, 1931 (55)

About

Former outfielder who played two seasons in the majors with the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals.

Before Fame

He grew up playing baseball as a boy in Audubon, Minnesota.

Trivia

He earned the nickname "Home Run Joe" for his slugging prowess in the minor leagues, hitting 25 home runs for the Pacific National League's San Francisco Pirates, which was more than double anyone else in the league.

Family Life

His family buried him in Angelus-Rosedale Cemetery in Los Angeles, California.

Associated With

He played his rookie season for the Pirates, an organization that later produced Hall-of-Famer Roberto Clemente.