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Bill Donovan

Bill Donovan "Wild Bill"
Born: October 13, 1876
Lawrence, MA US
Deceased: December 9, 1923
Forsyth, NY US
Coaching Career: 1912-1923

Bill Donovan compiled a record of 692 wins and 676 losses in his managing career with the Providence Grays, New York Yankees, Jersey City Skeeters, Jersey City Colts, Philadelphia Phillies, New Haven Indians/Profs and New Haven Profs. He began managing during the 1912 season and last managed during the 1923 campaign.


Coaching Record:

Season League Level Team G W L W%
1912ILAAProvidence Grays000.000
1913ILAAProvidence Grays1496980.463
1914ILAAProvidence Grays1549559.617
1915ALMajNew York Yankees1526983.454
1916ALMajNew York Yankees1548074.519
1917ALMajNew York Yankees1537182.464
1919ILAAJersey City Skeeters1495693.376
1920ILAAJersey City Colts1536291.405
1921NLMajPhiladelphia Phillies000.000
1922ELANew Haven Indians/Profs15110051.662
1923ELANew Haven Profs1539063.588

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