Ed Charles

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Ed Charles
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Charles with the New York Mets
Third baseman
Born: (1933-04-29)April 29, 1933
Daytona Beach, Florida
Died: March 15, 2018(2018-03-15) (aged 84)
East Elmhurst, Queens, New York
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 11, 1962, for the Kansas City Athletics
Last MLB appearance
October 1, 1969, for the New York Mets
MLB statistics
Batting average.263
Home runs86
Runs batted in421
Career highlights and awards

Edwin Douglas Charles (April 29, 1933 – March 15, 2018) was an American professional baseball third baseman in Major League Baseball. He was a right-handed hitter, Charles played for the Kansas City Athletics (1962–67) and New York Mets (1967–69).

Charles died on March 15, 2018 in New York City at the age of 84.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Vecsey, George (March 15, 2018). "Ed Charles, a Mainstay of the Miracle Mets, Is Dead at 84". The New York Times. Retrieved March 15, 2018.

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