Jim Busby

Jim Busby

Birth
Kenedy, Karnes County, Texas, USA
Death 8 Jul 1996 (aged 69)
Augusta, Richmond County, Georgia, USA
Burial Millen, Jenkins County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 15399874 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. He was a center-fielder for thirteen seasons (1950 to 1962) with the Chicago White Sox, Washington Senators, Cleveland Indians, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros. He was a member of the 1951 American League All Star Team. His best year was in 1953 when he had 183 hits with a .312 batting average. In 1352 career games, Busby had 1113 hits with a .262 lifetime batting average. After retiring as a player, Busby was a coach for eighteen seasons (1961 to 1978) with the Orioles, Astros, Braves, White Sox and Mariners.

Bio by: C.S.


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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 17 Aug 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15399874
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jim Busby (8 Jan 1927–8 Jul 1996), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15399874, citing Millen City Cemetery, Millen, Jenkins County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .