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Sam Pond "Sad Sam" Jones
Birth: Jul. 26, 1892
Woodsfield
Monroe County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1966
Barnesville
Belmont County
Ohio, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He pitched in twenty-two seasons for the Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees, Saint Louis Browns, Washington Senators and Chicago White Sox. In 1918 he was part of a pitching rotation that included Babe Ruth. The team would win the World Series that year. In 1922 he rejoined Ruth (Who was an outfielder by then) with the Yankees and helped them win the World Series in 1923. On September 4, 1923 he pitched a no-hitter against the Philadelphia Athletics. Considered a "work horse", by many he pitched in 3883 innings during his career with 250 complete games. His career record is 229 wins and 217 loses. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Adelbert Jones (1851 - 1933)
  Margaret Virginia Clingan Jones (1854 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith Kerr Jones (1895 - 1973)*
 
 Children:
  Paul Jones (1919 - 2006)*
  George Clingan Jones (1927 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Earl L. Jones (1876 - 1958)*
  Mary Ada Jones Hammett (1880 - 1953)*
  Ilore Jones (1881 - 1908)*
  William Clingan Jones (1883 - 1964)*
  Robert C. Jones (1887 - 1969)*
  Sam Pond Jones (1892 - 1966)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oaklawn Cemetery
Woodsfield
Monroe County
Ohio, USA
 
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jun 14, 2006
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