Billy Nash

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Billy Nash
Billy Nash, Boston Beaneaters, baseball card portrait LCCN2007685693.jpg
1888 card of Nash
Third baseman
Born: (1865-08-15)August 15, 1865
Richmond, Virginia
Died: November 15, 1929(1929-11-15) (aged 64)
East Orange, New Jersey
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 5, 1884, for the Richmond Virginians
Last MLB appearance
May 28, 1898, for the Philadelphia Phillies
MLB statistics
Batting average.275
Home runs60
Runs batted in983
As Player

As Manager

William Mitchell Nash (June 24, 1865 – November 15, 1929) was a Major League Baseball third baseman. He played 15 seasons in the majors, from 1884 to 1898. He served as player-manager of the Philadelphia Phillies in 1896, and in 1901 he umpired 101 games in the National League.

Career statistics[edit]

In 15 seasons, Nash was in 1553 games played, compiling a .275 batting average (1616-5867), with 271 doubles, 87 triples, 60 home runs, 983 RBI, 805 walks, a .367 on-base percentage, and a .382 slugging percentage.

See also[edit]


  • The Editors of Total Baseball (2000). Baseball:The Biographical Encyclopedia. Sports Illustrated. p. 825. ISBN 1-892129-34-5.

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