Hick Cady

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Forrest Leroy Cady
born Forrest Leroy Berglund

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 2", Weight 179 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

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Forrest "Hick" Cady was a catcher on three Boston Red Sox championship teams, batting a career best .278 while splitting time with Pinch Thomas on the 1915 championship squad. He missed making it a fourth after successive tough seasons in 1916 and 1917, returning for 34 games as a Philadelphia Phillie in 1919. He was later an umpire in the Pacific Coast League and pallbearer at the funeral of fellow umpire Harry Kane in 1932. Hick died in a hotel fire in Cedar Rapids in 1946.

Notable Achievements[edit]

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1922 Augusta Tygers South Atlantic League 5th replaced Neal Ball
1924 Danville Veterans Three-I League -- -- replaced Edward Wright, replaced by Lance Utt

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