On February 27, 1909 — 1909 – The New York Giants release pitcher Joe McGinnity, despite his 11-7 record in 1908. The move ends his 10-year major league career. McGinnity finishes with a 246-142 record and 2.66 ERA. In 1946, McGinnity will win election to the Hall of Fame.

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Baseball Reference February 27
SABR Games Project
National Pastime February 27
Hall of Fame
Replay The Game
Retro Sheet

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