William Patrick Purtell
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 9", Weight 170 lb.
- Debut April 16, 1908
- Final Game September 22, 1914
- Born January 6, 1886 in Columbus, OH USA
- Died March 17, 1962 in Bradenton, FL USA
He has the unique distinction of hitting only 6 doubles in 151 games in 1910 while splitting his season between the Chicago White Sox and Boston Red Sox. It is the fewest hit by any major leaguer in a season in which he appeared in at least 150 games.
Main source: 1918 Maple Leafs