Jimmy Cooney Essentials

Positions:
Bats: R Throws: R
71 Weight: 160
Born: 8 24, 1894 in Cranston, RI USA
Died: 8 7 1991 in Warwick, RI USA
Debut: 9/22/1917
Last Game: 6/16/1928
Full Name: James Edward Cooney

 

Jimmy Cooney came from a baseball family. He was born on August 24, 1894 in Cranston, Rhode Island, and when the census taker came to his house in 1900, his father Jimmy gave his profession as “ball player.” Jimmy the elder was the son of Irish immigrants whose wife Emma had given birth to three boys – Henry, 7 at the time, James, 5, and Frank, 1.

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