Jesse Burkett

Jesse Burkett

About Jesse Burkett

Jesse Cail Burkett (December 4, 1868 May 27, 1953), nicknamed 'Crab', was a left fielder in Major League Baseball from 1890 to 1905. He batted over .400 twice. After his playing career, Burkett managed in the minor leagues. He was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1946.

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