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Encyclopedia > Terry Moore (baseball)

Terry Bluford Moore (May 27, 1912, Vernon, Alabama - March 29, 1995, Collinsville, Illinois) was a talented center fielder for the St. Louis Cardinals of American Major League Baseball (1935-42; 1946-48). When his playing days ended, he served two terms as a Cardinals coach and managed the Philadelphia Phillies for the last half of the 1954 season. May 27 is the 147th day (148th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 218 days remaining. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Vernon is a city located in Lamar County, Alabama. ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (89th in Leap years). ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Collinsville is a city located in Madison County, Illinois and partially in St. ... The position of the center fielder A center fielder, abbreviated CF, is the outfielder in baseball who plays defense in center field - the baseball fielding position between left field and right field (e. ... Major league affiliations National League (1892-present) Central Division (1994-present) Eastern Division (1969-1993) American Association (1882-1891) National League (1876-1877) National Association (1875) 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... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... 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. ... In baseball, the head coach of a team is called the manager (or more formally, the field manager); this individual controls matters of team strategy on the field and team leadership. ... Major league affiliations National League (1883-present) East Division (1969-present) Major league titles World Series titles (1) 1980 NL Pennants (5) 1993 â€¢ 1983 â€¢ 1980 â€¢ 1950 1915 East Division titles (6) [1] 1993 â€¢ 1983 â€¢ 1980 â€¢ 1978 1977 â€¢ 1976 Wild card berths (0) None [1] - In 1981, a players strike in... See also: 1953 in sports, other events of 1954, 1955 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Lee Petty AAA Racing: Bill Vukovich won the Indianapolis 500 Jimmy Bryan won the season championship Formula One Championship - Juan Manuel Fangio of Argentina 24 hours of...


A righthanded batter and thrower, Moore joined the St. Louis Cardinals the year after the "Gas House Gang" won the 1934 world championship. He was a brilliant defensive center fielder, and - although not known for his batting - he hit .280 in 1,298 games with 80 home runs. He played on two National League championship and world champion teams: the 1942 and 1946 Cardinals. During his career (interrupted by World War II service) he played with greats such as Dizzy Dean, Joe Medwick, Frankie Frisch, Enos Slaughter and Stan Musial - all members of the Baseball Hall of Fame. The 1934 World Series matched the St. ... Batting average is a statistic in both baseball and cricket measuring the performance of baseball hitters and cricket batsmen, respectively. ... 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, with no errors on the play that result in the batter achieving extra bases. ... This article refers to the American baseball league. ... The 1942 World Series featured the defending champion New York Yankees against the St. ... The 1946 World Series of Major League Baseball was played in October, 1946 between the St. ... Combatants Allies: Soviet Union, United Kingdom, France/Free France, United States, Canada, China, India, Australia, Poland, New Zealand, South Africa, Greece, and others Axis Powers: Germany, Italy, Japan, Bulgaria, Finland, Romania, Hungary, Burma, Slovakia Casualties Military dead: 17 million Civilian dead: 33 million Total dead: 50 million Military dead: 8... Jay Hanna Dizzy Dean (January 16, 1910–July 17, 1974) was an American pitcher in Major League Baseball, elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. ... Joseph Michael Medwick (November 24, 1911 - March 21, 1975), nicknamed Ducky, was an American player in Major League Baseball. ... Frank Francis Frankie Frisch (September 9, 1898 - March 12, 1973) was an American Major League Baseball player of the early 20th century. ... Enos Bradsher Slaughter (April 26, 1916 - August 12, 2002) was an American baseball player. ... Stanley Frank Musial (born November 21, 1920), nicknamed Stan the Man, is a Polish-American former player in Major League Baseball who played 22 seasons for the St. ... The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, located at 62 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, United States, is a semi-official museum operated by private interests that serves as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in the United States and beyond, the display...


His managing career was brief and uneventful. After beginning the 1954 season as a Phillies' scout, he replaced Steve O'Neill as the club's manager July 15 with the team in third place. He managed the Phils for exactly half a season - 77 games - and the team won only 35 of those games (for a winning percentage of .455), falling to fourth. During the offseason of 1954-55, he was replaced by Mayo Smith. See also: 1953 in sports, other events of 1954, 1955 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing NASCAR Championship - Lee Petty AAA Racing: Bill Vukovich won the Indianapolis 500 Jimmy Bryan won the season championship Formula One Championship - Juan Manuel Fangio of Argentina 24 hours of... 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. ... Stephen Francis ONeill (July 6, 1891 - January 26, 1962) was an American catcher and manager in Major League Baseball. ... Edward Mayo Smith (January 17, 1915 - November 24, 1977) was an American player, manager, and scout in Major League Baseball. ...


See also

  • Philadelphia Phillies: Managers and Ownership

External link

  • Baseball Reference
Preceded by:
Steve O'Neill
Philadelphia Phillies Manager
1954
Succeeded by:
Mayo Smith

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Terry Moore (baseball) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (280 words)
Terry Bluford Moore (May 27, 1912, Vernon, Alabama - March 29, 1995, Collinsville, Illinois) was a talented center fielder for the St.
A righthanded batter and thrower, Moore joined the St. Louis Cardinals the year after the "Gas House Gang" won the 1934 world championship.
He was a brilliant defensive center fielder, and - although not known for his batting - he hit.280 in 1,298 games with 80 home runs.
Terry Moore - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (102 words)
Terry Moore (baseball) (1912-1995), a Major League Baseball player
Terry Moore (soccer) (1958-), a former Canadian footballer in the NASL and for Glentoran F.C. Terry Moore (comics), a comic book writer and artist
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