February 2, 1933 |
Silver City, Mississippi
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|April 23, 1961 for the New York Yankees|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 28, 1963 for the New York Yankees|
|Runs batted in||6|
|Career highlights and awards|
John Burwell Reed (February 2, 1933 in Silver City, Mississippi) is a former professional baseball player. He was an outfielder over parts of 3 seasons (1961–1963) with the New York Yankees. Reed was a member of the 1961 World Series champion Yankees. An alumnus of the University of Mississippi, for his career he hit .233 with 1 home run and 6 runs batted in in 222 games played. Reed is only one of seven players with more career games played than plate appearances.
- Spatz, Lyle (2007). TheSABR Baseball List & Record Book – Baseball’s Most Fascinating Records and Unusual Statistics. United States: Simon & Schuster. p. 496. ISBN 9781416532453.
- "Today in Baseball History June 24th". www.nationalpastime.com. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference