Joe Tinker Essentials

Positions:
Bats: R Throws: R
Weight: 175
Born: July 17,  1880 in Muscotah, KS USA
Died: 7 27 1948 in Orlando, FL USA
Debut: 4/17/1902
Last Game: 9/22/1916
Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1946 by Old Timers
Full Name: Joseph Bert Tinker

 

Joe Tinker
On September 14, 1902, the scorer of the game between the Chicago and Cincinnati team wrote the results of a double play as Tinker and Evers and Chance. The following day, another double play turned by the trio was written Tinker to Evers to Chance. Those were the first and second times a scorer entered in the scorebook a double-play combination that in the history books is the most memorable of all time.
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