Andrew J. Coakely
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Baseball
1906
1958

Biography

Coakley pitched for the Crusaders in the early 1900's.   He was 6-6 on the mound in his first season, but in 1902 he was 10-3 with six complete game shutouts.   Shortly after the season he signed with the Philadelphia Athletics and began a major league career that would last until 1911.  His career record in the majors was 58-59, and he posted a 2.35 ERA in 1072 major league innings. After leaving the big leagues, Coakley coached the baseball team at Columbia.