Hick Cady

Hick Cady

Hick Cady
Catcher
Born: (1886-01-26)January 26, 1886
Bishop Hill, Illinois
Died: March 3, 1946(1946-03-03) (aged 60)
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 26, 1912, for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
July 9, 1919, for the Philadelphia Phillies
MLB statistics
Batting average .240
Home runs 1
Runs batted in 74
Teams

Forrest Leroy "Hick" Cady (January 26, 1886 – March 3, 1946) was a backup catcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Boston Red Sox (1912–17) and Philadelphia Phillies (1919). Cady batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Bishop Hill, Illinois.

In a seven-season career, Cady was a .240 hitter with one home run and 74 RBI in 355 games played.

He later managed in the minors in 1922 and 1924.

Cady died in a hotel fire in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, at the age of 62.

Post-season appearances

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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