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Al Pratt (baseball)

MLB Player information
NameAl Pratt
PositionPitcher / Outfielder
BatsUnknown
ThrowsRight
MLB debutMay 4, 1871 for the Cleveland Forest Citys
Last MLB appearanceAugust 19, 1872 for the Cleveland Forest Citys
Career statistics
Win loss record12-26
Earned run average4.41
Strikeouts41
Teams
; National Association of Base Ball Players : Riverside of Portsmouth, Ohio (1868) : Cleveland Forest Citys (1869 - 1870) ; League player : Cleveland Forest Citys (1871 1872) ; League manager : Pittsburgh Alleghenys (1882-1883)

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Albert G. Pratt (November 19, 1847 November 21, 1937), nicknamed "Uncle Al", was an American right-handed pitcher and outfielder in the National Association for the Cleveland Forest Citys, and was a manager in Major League Baseball with the Pittsburgh Alleghenys of the American Association.

A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Pratt was a Civil War veteran and baseball player. Pratt was 5'7", 140 lbs., and compiled a 12-26 record in 43 professional games as a hurler. In successive years with Cleveland, 1871 1872, Pratt hit .262 and .277 in 45 games with a total of 52 hits.

He managed the Portsmouth, Ohio baseball team in 1868. Afterward he was a member of the Forest City Club of Cleveland in the Professional League of Baseball Players. This was the first professional league in America.

In 1880 Pratt founded the first major league club in Pittsburgh, the Alleghenys (later renamed the Pittsburgh Pirates), which joined the American Association.

Pratt celebrated his 90th birthday two days before his death in Pittsburgh on November 21, 1937. He was buried, according to his request, attired in his Grand Army of the Republic uniform.



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al.com (blog)---Pratt- Avenue: A home was burglarized between 9:30 and 11:15 am Thursday. Police did not disclose what was stolen. -Pratt- Avenue: Police recovered a stolen ... - Date : Sat, 13 Nov 2010 11:05:42 GMT+00:00
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411mania.com---...- who submitted Pete -Pratt- (21-19) with a second-round rear-naked choke; Dwayne Lewis (13-6), who took a split-decision win over Razak -Al--Hassan (11-3); ... - Date : Mon, 15 Nov 2010 19:08:19 GMT+00:00
NASA selects 7 Huntsville companies for possible heavy-lift rocket analysis - al.com (blog) Tweet this news
al.com (blog)--HUNTSVILLE, -AL- - NASA named 13 companies Monday - seven of them from Huntsville - to negotiate for potential contracts to conduct systems analysis and trade ... - Date : Tue, 09 Nov 2010 15:13:30 GMT+00:00
Teresa "Terry" Koulovatos - Amarillo.com Tweet this news
Amarillo.com--Mrs. Koulovatos was born to Thomas and Leona -Pratt- Powers in Pawtucket, RI, on Nov. 8, 1924. She married Alexander "-Al-" Koulovatos Oct. 12, 1946. ... - Date : Mon, 15 Nov 2010 06:16:02 GMT+00:00
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ThomasNet Industrial News Room (press release)---...- Annual Energy Outlook 2010, Report #:DOE/EIA-0383(2010) -Pratt-, RG et -al-. "The Smart Grid: An Estimation of the Energy and CO 2 Benefits (PNNL-19112, ... - Date : Fri, 12 Nov 2010 13:33:59 GMT+00:00
State to open bids next month to widen Alabama 53 to Jeff Road - al.com (blog) Tweet this news
al.com (blog)--The -Alabama- Department of Transportation's opening of bids on Dec. 3 is also scheduled to include the widening of Meridian Street between -Pratt- and Oakwood ... - Date : Mon, 15 Nov 2010 13:17:42 GMT+00:00
Sunnyview gets new principal - Knoxville News Sentinel Tweet this news
Knoxville News Sentinel--Brandon -Pratt-, new principal of Sunnyview Primary school, is ready to open the doors on a new school year. Brandon -Pratt- was majoring in ... - Date : Wed, 11 Aug 2010 04:04:48 GMT+00:00
'The world needs to hear his story': Lawyer asks Khadr not to boycott trial - Vancouver Sun Tweet this news
Vancouver Sun--In this photo of a sketch by courtroom artist Janet Hamlin, Canadian defendant Omar Khadr attends a hearing ... - Date : Mon, 09 Aug 2010 07:06:25 GMT+00:00
<em>Quantum Leap:</em> Will the Movie Get Made This Time? - TV Series Finale Tweet this news
TV Series Finale---...- and -Al- (Dean Stockwell) as her holographic helper. It was never made. In 2007, Quantum Leap co-executive producer Deborah -Pratt- shopped her own movie. ... - Date : Sat, 07 Aug 2010 12:02:35 GMT+00:00

Preceded by
First
Pittsburgh Alleghenys Manager
1882-1883
Succeeded by
Ormond Butler

Pittsburgh Pirates managers

Pittsburgh Alleghenys (1882 1889)Pratt * Butler * Battin * McKnight * Ferguson * Creamer * Phillips * Dunlap * Hanlon
Pittsburgh Pirates (1890 present)Hecker * McGunnigle * Hanlon * Burns * Buckenberger * Mack * Donovan * Watkins * Donovan * Clarke * Callahan * Wagner * Bezdek * Gibson * McKechnie * Bush * Ens * Gibson * Traynor * Frisch * Davis * Herman * Burwell * Meyer * Haney * Bragan * Murtaugh * Walker * Murtaugh * Shepard * Grammas * Murtaugh * Virdon * Murtaugh * Tanner * Leyland * Lamont * McClendon * Mackanin * Tracy * Russell

Pittsburg Alleghenys 1882 Inaugural Season Roster (American Association)

Catcher / Infield / OutfieldC Jim Keenan * C Rudy Kemmler * C Billy Taylor * IF Joe Battin * IFJake Goodman * IF Chappy Lane * IF Jack Leary IF John Peters * IF George Strief * OF Mike Mansell * OF Russ McKelvy * OF Bill Morgan * OF Charlie Morton * OF Ed Swartwood * OF Ren Wylie
PitchersP Harry Arundel * P Morrie Critchley * P Denny Driscoll * P Harry Salisbury * P Jake Seymour
ManagerAl Pratt



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