Oliver “Ollie” O'Mara

Oliver “Ollie” O'Mara

Birth
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 24 Oct 1989 (aged 98)
Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, USA
Burial Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha County, Wisconsin, USA
Plot Block 5A Section 6 Row 2 Grave 3
Memorial ID 14025054 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. He was shortstop-third baseman who was 0 for 4 in one game with the Detroit Tigers in 1912 and played for the Brooklyn Dodgers from 1914 to 1919. He was a reserve most of his career but played in 149 games in 1915 and hit .244 with career highs in doubles (26) and runs batted in (31). The right-handed hitter got in 121 games in 1918 but batted only .213. He struck out as a pinch hitter in Game 4 of the 1916 World Series as Boston prevailed in five games. His lifetime totals were .231 with 49 doubles, eight triples, two homers and 77 RBIs.

Bio by: Ron Coons


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Coons
  • Added: 22 Apr 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 14025054
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Oliver “Ollie” O'Mara (8 Mar 1891–24 Oct 1989), Find a Grave Memorial no. 14025054, citing All Saints Cemetery, Pleasant Prairie, Kenosha County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .