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James Joseph "Jimmy" Dykes
Birth: Nov. 10, 1896
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1976
Pennsylvania, USA

Major League Baseball Player, Manager. He was a star second baseman for the Philadelphia Athletics and the Chicago White Sox, playing fron 1918 to 1939. mostly with the Philadelphia Athletics. He played in three World Series for the A's, and was named to the first two All-Star Games. After his playing career he managed the White Sox until 1946, and then replaced the legendary Connie Mack as the A's manger in 1951 after Mack retired, having led the A's for 50 years. Jimmy Dykes later managed the Baltimore Orioles, Cincinnati Reds, Detroit Tigers and the Cleveland Indians. 
 
Burial:
Saint Denis Cemetery
Havertown
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 2, Range 1, Lots 1 & 2
 
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Record added: Jul 03, 1999
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James Joseph Jimmy Dykes
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James Joseph Jimmy Dykes
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James Joseph Jimmy Dykes
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Uncle Jimmy, one of your great, great, great nephews Paul who is 15 is an outstanding baseball player. Most have gotten the gene from you. I remember my daddy telling me all about you. I have a photo somewhere put away with you and Connie Mack and your fe...(Read more)
- Kathleen M. Ganiel
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