Ted Wingfield

Ted Wingfield

Ted Wingfield
Born: (1899-08-07)August 7, 1899
Bedford, Virginia
Died: July 18, 1975(1975-07-18) (aged 75)
Johnson City, Tennessee
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 23, 1923 for the Washington Senators
Last MLB appearance
August 27, 1927 for the Boston Red Sox
Career statistics
Win–loss record 24-44
Strikeouts 68
Earned run average 4.18

Frederick Davis "Ted" Wingfield (August 7, 1899 – July 18, 1975) was a professional baseball pitcher. He played all or part of five seasons in Major League Baseball from 1923 through 1927 for the Washington Senators (1923–24) and Boston Red Sox (1924–27). Listed at 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m), 168 lb., Wingfield batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Bedford, Virginia.

In a five-season career, Wingfield posted a 24–44 record with 68 strikeout and a 4.18 ERA in 113 appearances, including 57 starts, 31 complete games, three shutouts, five saves, and 553.1 innings pitched. His best season statistically was 1925, when he posted career bests in wins (12), strikeouts (30), and innings pitched (254.1) while having an ERA of 3.96.

Wingfield died at the age of 75 in Johnson City, Tennessee.

External links

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