Tommy Leach

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Birthday
4, 1877
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Sep 29, 1969 (91)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1877
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Sep 29, 1969 (91)

About

Over his 19-year major league career, he hit 49 inside-the-park home runs and helped the Pittsburgh Pirates win four National League pennants and one World Series title.

Before Fame

He grew up in Cleveland and worked in a printing shop while playing semi-pro baseball part-time.

Trivia

He was only five foot six inches tall, but once led the National League in home runs.

Family Life

He had two children with his wife Sara.

Associated With

He played alongside legendary Hall of Famer Honus Wagner on the Pittsburgh Pirates.