Mel Simons

Mel Simons

Mel Simons
Born: (1900-07-01)July 1, 1900
Carlyle, Illinois
Died: November 10, 1974(1974-11-10) (aged 74)
Paducah, Kentucky
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 14, 1931 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
April 20, 1932 for the Chicago White Sox
Career statistics
Batting average .268
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 12

Melburn Ellis Simons (July 1, 1900 – November 10, 1974), nicknamed "Butch", was a professional baseball player. He was an outfielder over parts of two seasons (1931–32) with the Chicago White Sox. For his career, he compiled a .268 batting average in 194 at-bats, with twelve runs batted in.

He was born in Carlyle, Illinois and died in Paducah, Kentucky at the age of 74.

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference