Jim Dunn

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Jim Dunn
James William Dunn
Bat/Throw: R/R
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 185
Born: 1931-2-25 at Valdosta, GA (US)
Died: 1999-1-6 at Gadsden, AL (US)
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Jim Dunn was a professional player.

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Personal

  • Resided in Gadsden, Alabama in 1954 and 1955.
  • Self-identified as being of Irish ancestry.
  • Listed hobbies as hunting, fishing, and golf in 1954.
  • Listed nicknames as Bill and Red in 1954.
  • Married with one son in 1955.

Pre-professional career

  • Graduated from Gadsden High School in 1949.
  • Played football and baseball in high school.
  • Attended the University Of Alabama.
  • Played baseball at the University Of Alabama.

Outside of baseball

  • Was a student during the off-season in 1954.

Achievements

  • Led the 1954 Pioneer League in shutouts with 5.

Contract signing

  • Was signed to his first professional contract by George Sisler of the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Sources

  • 1954 Pioneer League Index (Third Edition).
  • 1955 Pioneer League Index (Fourth Edition).


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