James Emory Foxx (Beast or Double X)
Positions: First Baseman, Third Baseman and Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: October 22, 1907 in Sudlersville, MD
High School: Sudlersville HS (Sudlersville, MD) (All Transactions)
Debut: May 1, 1925 (Age 17.191, 5,528th in MLB history) vs. WSH 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1927 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Athletics/RedSox/Phillies/Cubs 1925-1945
Last Game: September 23, 1945 (Age 37.336) vs. BRO 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1951 (179/226 ballots).
View Jimmie Foxx Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: July 21, 1967 in Miami, FL
Buried: Flagler Memorial Park, Miami, FL
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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