John Tener

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John Kinley Tener

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 4", Weight 180 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

A man of many talents, John Tener briefly umpired while active in 1889 and 1890, and entered politics after his playing career ended. He served as a Congressman from 1909 to 1911, was the governor of Pennsylvania from 1911 to 1915, and National League president from 1914 to 1918. For a time, he served as Governor and NL president at the same time. He was replaced as National League president by John Heydler.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 1 (1889)

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