Born: September 9, 1913|
Died: October 19, 2001 (aged 88)|
|July 24, 1935 for the Philadelphia Phillies|
Last MLB appearance
|May 8, 1947 for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Earned run average||4.49|
Career highlights and awards
Hugh Noyes Mulcahy (September 9, 1913 – October 19, 2001) was an American pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies (1935–40 and 1945–46) and the Pittsburgh Pirates (1947) of Major League Baseball. Born in Brighton, Massachusetts, he threw and batted right-handed, stood Script error: No such module "convert". (188 cm) and weighed 190 pounds (86 kg).
Mulcahy was named to the 1940 National League All-Star Team.
Mulcahy had the nickname of "Losing Pitcher"; he lost 20 games in
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He also gained national distinction when he became the very first major leaguer to be drafted into United States military service before World War II, on March 8, 1941. Mulcahey ended up serving over four years.
Mulcahy led the National League in Games (56), Walks Allowed (97) and Hit Batsmen (7) in
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Then, despite leading the NL in Hits Allowed (283) and Losses (22) he finished 29th in voting for the
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He led the National League in earned runs allowed (125), wild pitches (11) and hit batsmen (11) in 1939.
In nine years he had a 45–89 Win-Loss record, 220 Games, 143 Games Started, 63 Complete Games, 5 Shutouts, 48 Games Finished, 9 Saves, 1,161 ⅔ Innings Pitched, 1,271 Hits Allowed, 695 Runs Allowed, 579 Earned Runs Allowed, 69 Home Runs Allowed, 487 Walks Allowed, 314 Strikeouts, 39 Hit Batsmen, 36 Wild Pitches, 5,161 Batters Faced, 4 Balks and a 4.49 ERA.
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- Bedingfield, Gary. "Baseball in World War II". www.baseballinwartime.com. Retrieved 19 February 2013.
- Rosengren, John (2013). Hank Greenberg: The Hero of Heroes. New York, NY: New American Library. p. 250. ISBN 978-0-451-23576-3.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
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