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Patrick Joseph (Patsy) Donovan (March 16, 1865 - December 25, 1953) was a right fielder and manager in Major League Baseball. Donovan batted and threw left handed. He was born in County Cork, Ireland. Jump to: navigation, search March 16 is the 75th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (76th in Leap years). ... Jump to: navigation, search 1865 is a common year starting on Sunday. ... Jump to: navigation, search December 25 is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 6 days remaining. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1953 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... The position of the right fielder A right fielder, abbreviated RF, is the outfielder in baseball who plays defense in right field (e. ... Jump to: navigation, search In baseball, the head coach of a team is called the manager; this individual controls matters of team strategy on the field and team leadership. ... Jump to: navigation, search MLB logo Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... County Cork (Contae Chorcaí in Irish) is the most southwesterly and the largest of the modern counties of Ireland. ...

Donovan established himself as the most successful Irish-born major leaguer. He broke into organized baseball in 1886 with Lawrence of the old New England League.

In 1890, Donovan made his majors debut in the National League with the Boston Beaneaters, and from there moved on the Brooklyn Bridegrooms in the midseason. In 1891 he played in the American Association for the Louisville Colonels and Washington Statesmen, then returned to the National League in 1892, dividing his playing time between the Washington Senators and the Pittsburgh Pirates. Jump to: navigation, search This article refers to the American baseball league. ... The Atlanta Braves are a Major League Baseball team based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... For the 1930s NFL team, see Brooklyn Dodgers (football). ... The American Association (AA) was a professional baseball league from 1882 to 1891. ... The Louisville Colonels were a baseball team that played in the American Association until 1891, first as the Louisville Eclipse (1882- 1884) and later as the Louisville Colonels (1885 -1891). ... Jump to: navigation, search The Washington Senators can refer to: The Washington Senators (officially named the Washington Nationals during the 1905–1956 seasons), an American League baseball team based in Washington, D.C. from 1901 to 1960. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Washington Senators can refer to: The Washington Senators (officially named the Washington Nationals during the 1905–1956 seasons), an American League baseball team based in Washington, D.C. from 1901 to 1960. ... Jump to: navigation, search The Pittsburgh Pirates are a Major League Baseball team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ...

Donovan starred with the Pirates from 1893 through 1899, notching six consecutive .300 seasons and serving as player-manager in 1897 and 1899. Pittsburgh was sold later that year, and the new owner, Barney Dreyfuss, brought in his own manager. Donovan then played for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1900-03 and also managed the team in his last three season with them, then played and managed the American League Washington Senators in 1904 and the Brooklyn Superbas in 1906 and 1907. He retired after that season. Barney Dreyfuss (February 23, 1865 Freiburg, Germany as Bernhard Dreyfuss - February 5, 1932 New York, New York). ... Jump to: navigation, search Major league affiliations National League (1892-present) Central Division (1994-present) Eastern Division (1969-1993) American Association (1882-1891) Major league titles World Series titles (9) 1982 â€¢1967 â€¢ 1964 â€¢ 1946 1944 â€¢ 1942 â€¢ 1934 â€¢ 1931 1926 NL Pennants (16) 2004 â€¢ 1987 â€¢ 1985 â€¢ 1982 1968 â€¢ 1967 â€¢ 1964 â€¢ 1946... The American League (or formally the American League of Professional Baseball Clubs) is one of two leagues that make up Major League Baseball in the United States of America and Canada. ... For the 1930s NFL team, see Brooklyn Dodgers (football). ...

In 1909 Donovan joined the Boston Red Sox as a scout and managed the team in 1910 and 1911. He was also instrumental in bringing Babe Ruth to the Sox in 1914 through his acquaintance with one of the Xaverian Brothers who coached Ruth at a Baltimore orphan's home. Later he went to the International League, where he led Buffalo to pennants in 1915 and 1916, and also managed Jersey City in 1921-22 and 1925-26. Jump to: navigation, search Major league affiliations American League (1901-present) East Division (1969-present) Major league titles World Series titles (6) 2004 â€¢ 1918 â€¢ 1916 â€¢ 1915 1912 â€¢ 1903 AL Pennants (11) 2004 â€¢ 1986 â€¢ 1975 â€¢ 1967 1946 â€¢ 1918 â€¢ 1916 â€¢ 1915 1912 â€¢ 1904 â€¢ 1903 East Division titles (5) 1995 â€¢ 1990 â€¢ 1988 â€¢ 1986... Professional sports scouts are trained talent evaluators who travel extensively for the purposes of watching athletes play their chosen sports and determining whether their set of skills and talents represent what is needed by the scouts organization. ... Jump to: navigation, search George Herman Ruth (February 6, 1895 – August 16, 1948), better known as Babe Ruth, also commonly known by the nicknames The Bambino and The Sultan of Swat, was an American baseball player and United States national icon. ... The Xaverian Brothers or Congregation of St. ... In the baseball game, the coach is a member of the team at bat stationed near first or third base to signal and direct the runners and batters. ... Baltimore skyline at night Motto: The Greatest City in America (formerly The City That Reads; BELIEVE is not the official motto but rather a specific campaign) Nickname: Charm City Mob Town Location in Maryland Founded Incorporated 30 July 1729 1797  County Independent city Mayor Martin J. OMalley (Dem) Area... Jump to: navigation, search The International League (IL) is a minor league baseball league which operates in the eastern United States and Canada. ...

In a 17-season playing career, Donovan posted a .301 batting average (2253-for-7496) with 16 home runs and 736 RBI in 1821 games. A fast runner, he collected 518 stolen bases, including a career-high 56 in 1892 and a NL-leading 45 in 1900. As a manager, he compiled a 684-879 record for a .438 average in 11 seasons. Batting average is a statistic in both baseball and cricket measuring the performance of baseball hitters and cricket batsmen, respectively. ... For other uses of the phrase see Home run (disambiguation) In baseball, a home run is a base hit in which the batter is able to circle all the bases, ending at home plate and scoring a run himself (along with a run for each runner who was already on... In baseball statistics, a run batted in (RBI) is given to a batter for each run scored as the result of a batters plate appearance. ... In baseball statistics, games played (denoted by G) indicates the total number of games in which a player has participated (in any capacity). ... A runner may be: In modern drug subcultures, a person who delivers drugs to one who is purchasing them, from the drug dealer. ... The all-time stolen base leader, Rickey Henderson, swipes third in 1985 In baseball, a stolen base occurs when a baserunner successfully advances to the next base while the pitcher is delivering the ball to home plate. ...

Donovan died in Lawrence, Massachusetts, at age of 88. High Service Water Tower (1895), also called Tower Hill Water Tower, a notable eyecatcher or folly, named a Water Landmark in 1979 by the American Water Works Association. ...

See also

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External links

  • Baseball Almanac
  • Baseball Ireland
  • Baseball Library
  • Baseball Reference
  • Brooklyn Baseball Club, 1907 season photo
  • The Deadball Era]

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