Athlete Baseball player

Will Thompson

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IntroAmerican baseball player
Was Athlete
Baseball player
From United States of America
Type Sports
Birth 30 August 1870, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 9 June 1962, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
(aged 91 years)
Star signVirgo
Sports Teams
Pittsburgh Pirates


Will McLain Thompson (August 30, 1870 – June 9, 1962) was a former professional baseball player who played pitcher in the Major Leagues for the 1892 Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. He played college ball at the University of Pennsylvania. He also played in the New York State League in 1889, the Pennsylvania State League in 1893 and the Iron and Oil League in 1895. He later served in the Spanish–American War.