Tommy Corcoran

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Birthday
4, 1869
Birthplace
Connecticut
Death Date
Jun 25, 1960 (91)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
4, 1869
Birthplace
Connecticut
Death Date
Jun 25, 1960 (91)

About

Slick fielding MLB shortstop and second baseman in the early years of the sport, played defensively without a glove.

Before Fame

He made his professional debut with the Pittsburgh Burghers of the old Players' League in 1890.

Trivia

He set a record with 14 assists in a nine-inning game.

Family Life

He had four sons and one daughter.

Associated With

He was well-known for his defensive skills, much like Hall of Fame shortstop Ozzie Smith .