BirthdayNovember 13, 1945
BirthplaceLondon, UK

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Eddie Collins

    Full name: Eddie Collins
    Also known as: Eddie Collins, Collins, Eddie
    Professions: Camera Department, Miscellaneous Crew
    Work: Candid photographs from Collins' personal album

  2. Eddie Collins Known for

    Braveheart (1995), Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), Shadowlands (1993), Tommy (1975)

  3. Eddie Collins Death information

    Died: Sunday, 25th of March, 1951 (Age: 5)

  4. Eddie Collins Biography

    Edward Trowbridge Collins, Sr. (May 2, 1887 – March 25, 1951), nicknamed "Cocky", was an American Major League Baseball second baseman, manager and executive. He played from 1906 to 1930 for the Philadelphia Athletics and Chicago White Sox.At the end of his career, he ranked second in major league history in career games (2,826), walks (1,499) and stolen bases (744), third in runs scored (1,821), fourth in hits (3,315) and at bats (9,949), sixth in on-base percentage (.424), and eighth in total bases (4,268); he was also fourth in AL history in triples (187). He still holds the major league record of 512 career sacrifice bunts, over 100 more than any other player. He was the first major leaguer in modern history to steal 80 bases in a season, and still shares the major league record of six steals in a game, which he accomplished twice in September 1912. He regularly batted over .320, retiring with a career average of .333. He also holds major league records for career games (2,650), assists (7,630) and total chances (14,591) at second base, and ranks second in putouts (6,526). Collins is one of only 29 players in baseball history to have appeared in Major League games in four decades.Under the win shares statistical rating system created by baseball historian and analyst Bill James, Collins was the greatest second baseman of all time.

  5. Eddie Collins Family

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