Henry Eugene McCann
- Bats Unknown, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 185 lb.
- School Rock Hill College
- Debut April 19, 1901
- Final Game April 28, 1902
- Born June 13, 1875 in Baltimore, MD USA
- Died April 26, 1943 in New York, NY USA
Gene McCann pitched in the majors for two years with the Brooklyn Superbas. His career is also tied up with the Jersey City Skeeters, as he pitched for them for several years and also was their manager. This site  has a paragraph on his life, indicating that he was an impeccable dresser whose trademark was a white tie.
After managing in the minors, he spent many years as a New York Yankees scout.
Gene was a key part of two of the top 100 minor league teams of all time (as chosen at milb.com): (1) the 1903 Skeeters, who went 92-33 in part because Gene was 26-11 for them; (2) the 1916 New London Planters, who were 86-34 under Gene McCann as manager.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1908||Jersey City Skeeters||Eastern League||36-45||7th||replaced Joe Bean (22-34) on June 28|
|1909||Jersey City Skeeters||Eastern League||--||replaced by Jack Calhoun|
|1910||Bridgeport Orators||Connecticut League||67-52||2nd|
|1911||Bridgeport Orators||Connecticut League||--||replaced by Tracy|
|1912||Bridgeport Orators||Connecticut League||61-55||3rd|
|1913||Bridgeport Crossmen||Eastern Association||--||replaced by John Freeman|
|New London Planters||Eastern Association||5th||replaced Jack Burns|
|1914||New London Planters||Eastern Association||81-35||1st|
|1916||New London Planters||Eastern League||86-34||1st|
|1917||New London Planters||Eastern League||53-52||3rd|
|1921||Bridgeport Americans||Eastern League||85-66||3rd|
|1922||Bridgeport Americans||Eastern League||78-73||3rd|
|1923||Bridgeport Americans||Eastern League||71-81||5th|
|1924||Springfield Ponies||Eastern League||87-66||2nd|
|1925||Springfield Ponies||Eastern League||76-76||5th|
|1926||Springfield Ponies||Eastern League||78-71||4th|