Paul Strand (baseball)

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Paul Strand
Paul Strand.jpg
Pitcher / Outfielder
Born: (1893-12-19)December 19, 1893
Carbonado, Washington
Died: July 2, 1974(1974-07-02) (aged 80)
Salt Lake City, Utah
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
May 15, 1913, for the Boston Braves
Last MLB appearance
June 28, 1924, for the Philadelphia Athletics
MLB statistics
Win–loss record7–3
Earned run average2.37
Batting average.224
Home runs0
Runs batted in18

Paul Edward Strand (December 19, 1893 – July 2, 1974) was an American professional baseball pitcher and outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Boston Braves and Philadelphia Athletics. Since 1923, Strand has held the record for the most hits in a professional league season - 325 for the Salt Lake City Bees of the Pacific Coast League.[1]


  1. ^ Preston, J.G. "A bit about Salt Lake City's Bonneville Park in the 1920s". Retrieved 23 March 2017.

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