Jo-Jo Moore

Jo-Jo Moore

Original Name Joseph Gregg
Birth
Gause, Milam County, Texas, USA
Death 1 Apr 2001 (aged 92)
Bryan, Brazos County, Texas, USA
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Gause, Milam County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 15175018 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. Real name Joseph Gregg Moore. He was a left-fielder in twelve seasons with the New York Giants. He was named to the National League All Star Team six times during his career (1934 to 1938, 1940). Known for a very good eye at the plate, Moore only struck out 247 times in his career. He was a member of the 1933 World Champion Giants. He also played for two other pennant winners (1936 and 1937 Giants). During the 1937 World Series, Moore had a .391 batting average against the Yankees. In 1335 career games, Moore had 1615 hits with a .298 lifetime batting average.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 7 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15175018
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jo-Jo Moore (25 Dec 1908–1 Apr 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15175018, citing Gause Cemetery, Gause, Milam County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .