Tony Rensa

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Tony Rensa
Catcher
Born:(1901-09-28)September 28, 1901
Parsons, Pennsylvania
Died: January 4, 1987(1987-01-04) (aged 85)
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Batted: RightThrew: Right
MLB debut
May 5,  1930, for the  Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
August 27,  1939, for the  Chicago White Sox
MLB statistics
Batting average .261
Home runs 7
Runs batted in 65
Teams

George Anthony Rensa (September 29, 1901 – January 4, 1987) was a Major League Baseball player. Rensa played for the New York Yankees, Detroit Tigers, Philadelphia Phillies and the Chicago White Sox. He batted and threw right-handed.

He was born in Parsons, Pennsylvania and died in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

In 200 games over six seasons, Rensa posted a .261 batting average (134-for-514) with 71 runs, 7 home runs, 65 RBI and 57 bases on balls. Defensively, he recorded a .965 fielding percentage as a catcher.


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