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Bob Black

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Robert Benjamin Black

  • Bats Unknown, Throws Right
  • Weight 155 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Bob Black was a two-way player for the 1884 Kansas City Cowboys, appearing in 19 games in the outfield, 16 at pitcher, 6 at second base and one at shortstop. He was one of the strongest hitters on the team, leading the players with 14 doubles (no regular position player had more than 7). After his major league days, he played several seasons for Memphis, continuing as a two-way player.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1902 Le Mars Blackbirds Iowa-South Dakota League 43-48 4th
1903 Le Mars Blackbirds Iowa-South Dakota League 48-34 1st
1904 Burlington River Rats Iowa State League 8th replaced George Stovall

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