Ike Caveney

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James Christopher Caveney

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 9", Weight 168 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Shortstop Ike Caveney played for the San Francisco Seals from 1919 to 1921 before spending four years as a starter for the Cincinnati Reds. In 466 big league games, he hit .260/.307/.354. He then returned to the Seals and managed the club for three years. While skipper, he was Joe DiMaggio’s first manager. Caveney's minor league playing career lasted 17 seasons, of which he spent ten with the Seals. He also had several years with other teams in the Pacific Coast League.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1932 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League 96-90 4th
1933 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League 81-106 6th
1934 San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League 93-95 4th

Related Sites[edit]

Find-A-Grave Memorial for Ike Caveney