Jim Greengrass

Jim Greengrass

Jim Greengrass
Born: (1927-10-24) October 24, 1927 (age 86)
Addison, New York
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 9, 1952 for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1956 for the Philadelphia Phillies
Career statistics
Batting average .269
Home runs 69
Runs batted in 282

James Raymond Greengrass (born October 24, 1927) is a former professional baseball player. He played five seasons in Major League Baseball, from 1952 until 1956, for the Cincinnati Reds (known as the Redlegs for part of his tenure) and Philadelphia Phillies, primarily as an outfielder. Greengrass shares with Pop Dillon the record for the most doubles hit on the opening day of the Major League Baseball season, with four doubles for the Reds on the 13th of April, 1954.[1]


External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)