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Billy Johnson (baseball)

Billy Johnson
Third baseman
Born: (1918-08-30)August 30, 1918
Montclair, New Jersey
Died: June 20, 2006(2006-06-20) (aged 87)
Augusta, Georgia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 22, 1943 for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
May 10, 1953 for the St. Louis Cardinals
Career statistics
Batting average .271
Home runs 61
Runs batted in 487
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Career highlights and awards

William Russell Johnson (August 30, 1918 – June 20, 2006) was an American professional baseball player. He was a third baseman in Major League Baseball who played in 964 games for the New York Yankees in the 1940s and later with the St. Louis Cardinals. Born in Montclair, New Jersey, he was nicknamed "Bull," standing Script error: No such module "convert". tall and weighing Script error: No such module "convert"..

He debuted in

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In later years he worked as a shipping supervisor in Augusta, Georgia. He died on June 20, 2006.

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