- Tom Doran
Thomas J. Doran [Long Tom] (
December 2, 1880- June 22, 1910) was backup catcherin Major League Baseballwho played from 1904 through 1906 for the Boston Americans (1904-1905 ["start"] , 1906) and Detroit Tigers(1905 ["end"] ). Listed at 5' 11", 152 lb., Doran batted left-handedand threw right-handed. He was born in Westchester County, New York.
In a three-season career, Doran was a .144 hitter (19-for-132) with 10 runs, four RBI, three doubles, one triple, and three
stolen bases without home runs in 51 games played. Doran died in New York, New York, at the age of 29.
Boston Red Sox all-time roster
Detroit Tigers all-time roster
* [http://www.baseball-reference.com/d/doranto01.shtml Baseball Reference]
* [http://members.tripod.com/bb_catchers/catchers/doran.htm Encyclopedia of Baseball Catchers]
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