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James Lawrence "Big Jim" Clinton
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1850
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 1921
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Major League Baseball outfielder, infielder, pitcher, manager, and umpire. Played in parts of 10 years, from 1872 to 1886. Spent 3 seasons with the Baltimore Orioles of the American Association. Also played with the Brooklyn Eckfords, Elizabeth Resolutes, Brooklyn Atlantics, Louisville Grays, Worchester Ruby Legs, and Cincinnati Red Stockings. Clinton was a career .255 hitter, and had 438 hits in 1822 at bats. Also managed the Brooklyn Eckfords of the National Association in his first year of 1872. He managed 11 of their games, and all the games ended in losses. Clinton also umpired 19 Major League games, three in 1873 and four in 1875 in the National Association, and 12 games in 1886 for the American Association. He died in Brooklyn, New York in 1921 and it is not known where he is buried. 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Woodside
Queens County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Adam Penale
Record added: Aug 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55815167
James Lawrence Big Jim Clinton
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James Lawrence Big Jim Clinton
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James Lawrence Big Jim Clinton
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