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Cumberland Posey



Cumberland Willis Posey



Born: June 20, 1890 in Homestead, PA
Died: March 28, 1946 - 55 years old

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 140
Biographical
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame as a Pioneer / Executive in 2006
• High School: Homestead HS (Homestead, PA)
• College: Pennsylvania State College (State College, PA) , Duquesne University (Pittsburgh, PA)
• Buried: Homestead Cemetery (Munhall, PA)
• Relatives: See Posey (Brother)
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Positions Held
Team Official
Position Team Lg
Business Manager
IND
36
1
3
2
0
1
1.000
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Business Manager
IND
37
1
10
8
2
0
.800
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Business Manager
EAS
38
2
20
11
9
0
.550
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
Business Manager
ANL
39
4
69
32
34
3
.485
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
Business Manager
EAS
40
1
61
45
15
1
.750
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Business Manager
IND
41
2
56
34
21
1
.618
Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Owner & Business Manager
EWL
42
1
37
28
9
0
.757
Hamtramck Stadium (Hamtramck, MI)
Business Manager
EWL
42
2
74
42
31
1
.575
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Business Manager
NN2
43
3
32
15
14
3
.517
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
IND
44
1
30
16
13
1
.552
Greenlee Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
45
7
64
26
36
2
.419
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
46
3
59
31
27
1
.534
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA), Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
47
1
80
60
19
1
.759
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA), Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
48
1
70
56
14
0
.800
Greenlee Field (Pittburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
49
1
64
42
21
1
.667
Forbes Field (Pittburgh, PA), Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
50
1
67
46
21
0
.687
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
51
1
79
50
27
2
.649
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
52
1
119
86
29
3
.748
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NvM
52
1
1
1
0
0
1.000
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
53
1
102
78
23
1
.772
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
54
1
98
65
30
3
.684
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)
Co-Owner & Secretary
NN2
55
1
88
53
32
3
.624
Griffith Stadium (Washington, DC), Forbes Field (Pittsburgh, PA)


League Official
Position League
Commissioner
42
Secretary-Treasurer
48
Corresponding Secretary
49
Secretary
50
Secretary & Treasurer
51
Secretary & Treasurer
52
Secretary
53
Secretary
54
Secretary
55

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