Eddie Collins Net Worth

How much is Eddie Collins worth?

Net Worth:$1 Million
Profession:Professional Baseball Player
Date of Birth:May 2, 1887
Country:United States of America
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About Eddie Collins

Edward Trowbridge Collins Sr., nicknamed “Cocky”, was an American professional baseball player, manager and executive.

American professional baseball player, manager and executive Eddie Collins had an inflation-adjusted net worth of $1 million dollars at the time of his death, in 1951. Collins played as a second baseman in Major League Baseball from 1906 to 1930 for the Philadelphia Athletics and Chicago White Sox.
  • Born: May 2, 1887 in Millerton, N.Y.
  • Died: March 25, 1951
  • Teams: Philadelphia A’s (1906-1914, 1927-1930), Chicago White Sox (1915-1926)
  • Inducted into Hall of Fame: 1939
  • Batted: Left
  • Threw: Right
  • Primary position: Second base

Career Highlights:

Had 3,315 hits in his career and a lifetime batting average of .333, and is on the short list for best second basemen of all-time. He hit better than .340 ten times.

  • Led the AL in stolen bases four times, with 743 in his career, and led the AL in runs scored for three consecutive seasons from 1912-14. Was AL MVP in 1914.
  • Played 25 seasons, a record for position players in the 20th century.
  • Was a player on the notorious Black Sox team that threw the 1919 World Series, but played honestly and was not implicated in the scandal.
  • Was player-manager from 1924-26, and had a 174-160 record as manager.

After Retirement:

In 1931-32, he served as a Philadelphia coach and was general manager of the Boston Red Sox from 1933-47, where he signed Ted Williams to his first contract.

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