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John Glenn
Outfielder/First baseman
Born: January , 1850(1850-01-00)
Rochester, New York
Died: November 10, 1888 (aged 38)
Sandy Hill, New York
Batted: Right Threw: Right 
MLB debut
May 13, 1871 for the Washington Olympics
Last MLB appearance
September 28, 1877 for the Chicago White Stockings
Career statistics
Batting average     .267
Home runs     1
Runs batted in     157

John W. Glenn (January 1850 – November 10, 1888) was an American Major League Baseball player for four different teams during his seven year career.[1]

On November 10, 1888, Glenn was accidentally shot and killed by a police officer in Sandy Hill, New York, who were protecting him from a lynch mob.[2]


  1. ^ "John Glenn's career statistics". Retrieved 2009-03-24.  
  2. ^ "Accidents". Retrieved 2009-03-24.  

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