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Jack Bolling

John Edward Bolling
Born: Feb. 20, 1917 in Mobile, Ala.
Died: April 13, 1998 in Panama City, Fla.
Debut: 1939 | Pos: 1B
H: 5'11" | W: 168 | B: L | T: L

Yr G AB R H HR RBI SB BA
2 125 342 48 107 4 38 6 .313

>> Visit the Jack Bolling biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.


Jack Bolling, a first baseman who hit four home runs in the major leagues, died on April 13, 1998 in Panama City, Fla.

He was 22 years old when he debuted with the Philadelphia Phillies on June 10, 1939. He hit .289 that season in 211at-bats with three home runs and 13 RBI.

He did not appear in the majors again until 1944 when he was 27 years old. That season, he hit .351 for Brooklyn in 131at-bats with a home run and 25 RBI.