McGraw, John (Joseph)


McGraw, John (Joseph)
(7 abr. 1873, Truxton, N.Y., EE.UU.–25 feb. 1934, New Rochelle, N.Y.).

Jugador y entrenador de béisbol estadounidense. En la década de 1890 jugó en el equipo de Baltimore de la Liga nacional, donde descolló como infielder. En 1899 registró un promedio de bateo de 0,391, que aún se mantiene como el más alto de la historia para un jugador de tercera base. Como entrenador de los New York Giants (1902–32), condujo al equipo a diez títulos de la Liga Nacional y tres títulos en la Serie Mundial (1905, 1921 y 1922). Por su astucia y apariencia dura, se ganó el apodo de "Pequeño Napoleón.


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  • McGraw,John Joseph — Mc·Graw (mə grôʹ), John Joseph. Called “Little Napoleon.” 1873 1934. American baseball player (1891 1900) and manager (1902 1932) of the New York Giants, which he led to 2,840 victories, including 10 pennants and 3 World Series championships… …   Universalium

  • McGraw, John (Joseph) — born April 7, 1873, Truxton, N.Y., U.S. died Feb. 25, 1934, New Rochelle, N.Y. U.S. baseball player and manager. McGraw was a star infielder for the Baltimore National League team in the 1890s. His batting average of .391 in 1899 remains the… …   Universalium

  • McGraw, John — ▪ American baseball manager in full  John Joseph McGraw , byname  Little Napoleon  born April 7, 1873, Truxton, New York, U.S. died February 25, 1934, New Rochelle, New York  American professional baseball player and manager who led the New York… …   Universalium

  • John Joseph McGraw — noun United States baseball player and manager (1873 1934) • Syn: ↑McGraw, ↑John McGraw • Instance Hypernyms: ↑ballplayer, ↑baseball player, ↑coach, ↑manager, ↑handler …   Useful english dictionary

  • John McGraw — For other people named John McGraw, see John McGraw (disambiguation). John McGraw Infielder/Manager Born: April 7, 1873 …   Wikipedia

  • Joseph — /joh zeuhf, seuhf/, n. 1. Jacob s eleventh son, the first of Jacob and his second wife, Rachel: sold into slavery by his brothers. Gen. 30:22 24; 37. 2. the husband of Mary who was the mother of Jesus. Matt. 1:16 25. 3. (Hinmaton yalaktit), c1840 …   Universalium

  • john — /jon/, n. Slang. 1. a toilet or bathroom. 2. (sometimes cap.) a fellow; guy. 3. (sometimes cap.) a prostitute s customer. [generic use of the proper name] * * * I known as John Lackland born Dec. 24, 1167, Oxford, Eng. died Oct. 18/19, 1216,… …   Universalium

  • John — /jon/, n. 1. the apostle John, believed to be the author of the fourth Gospel, three Epistles, and the book of Revelation. 2. See John the Baptist. 3. (John Lackland) 1167? 1216, king of England 1199 1216; signer of the Magna Carta 1215 (son of… …   Universalium

  • Joseph — (as used in expressions) Abbot, Sir John (Joseph Caldwell) Addison, Joseph Akiba ben Joseph Jacques Joseph Ahearn Arrow, Kenneth J(oseph) Abba Mari ben Moses ben Joseph Banks, Sir Joseph Belloc, (Joseph Pierre) Hilaire Berrigan, Daniel (Joseph) y …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • John McGraw — noun United States baseball player and manager (1873 1934) • Syn: ↑McGraw, ↑John Joseph McGraw • Instance Hypernyms: ↑ballplayer, ↑baseball player, ↑coach, ↑manager, ↑handler …   Useful english dictionary


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