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Joe Cronin

Born: Oct 12, 1906

Death: Sep 7, 1984

Birthplace: San Francisco

Profession: Baseball player

Nationality: United States

Joe Cronin

Date of Birth : Oct 12, 1906
Date of Death : Sep 7, 1984
Birth Place : San Francisco

Joseph Edward Cronin was a Major League Baseball shortstop, manager and general manager. He also served as president of the American League for 14 years. During a 20-year playing career, he played from 1926–45 for three different teams, primarily for the Boston Red Sox. Cronin was a major league manager from 1933–47. A seven-time All-Star, Cronin was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1956. Cronin became the first AL player to become an All-Star with two teams.


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