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Proper Name
John Thomas O'Brien
High Level
MLB (1953-1959)
Positions
2B (248) ... P (25) ... SS (15)
Ht / Wt
5-9 / 170
Bats / Throws
Right / Right
age
93.072
place
South Amboy,New Jersey
High School
Cardinal McCarrick (South Amboy,NJ)
colleges
Seattle University (Seattle,WA),
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
PIT [5] SLN [1] MLN [1]
TBC#
16076
mlbam id
119900
Retrosheet
Stat Capsuleavgopsabrhhrrbisb
Career MLB [1953-1959].250.620815902044592
Speed
36
Power
37
Contact
76
XBH
38
RBIs
25
Runs
63
Hitting
57
Durability
37
Team
.444
Player Notes:  Twin brother of Eddie O'Brien
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year tranx date end date mlb org level Transaction Description status minor team 40man age
1959 1959-07-22 -- -- Released by Braves Hist -- No 28.223
1959 1959-03-31 1959-07-22 MLN MLB Traded from Philadelphia Phillies with Ted Kazanski and Stan Lopata to Milwaukee Braves for Gene Conley, Joe Koppe and Harry Hanebrink Hist -- No 28.110
1958 1958-12-01 1959-03-31 PHI MLB Selected from St. Louis Cardinals by Philadelphia Phillies in MLB Rule 5 Draft Hist -- No 27.355
1958 1958-06-15 1958-12-01 SLN MLB Traded from Pittsburgh Pirates with Gene Freese to St. Louis Cardinals for Dick Schofield Hist -- No 27.186
1953 1953-03-19 1958-06-15 PIT MLB Signed as amateur free agent (bonus baby) by Pittsburgh Pirates Hist -- No 22.098
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