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Muscotah in Atchison County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Joe Tinker

7-27-1880 7-27-1948

 
 
Joe Tinker Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
1. Joe Tinker Marker
Inscription.

Born In Muscotah, KS

Inducted Into The
Baseball Hall of Fame 1946

Played Shortshop With The
Chicago Cubs 1902-1912

Famous For The
Double Play Combination
Tinker To Evers To Chance

 
Location. 39° 33.361′ N, 95° 31.307′ W. Marker is in Muscotah, Kansas, in Atchison County. Marker is at the intersection of Kansas Avenue and 6th Street, on the left when traveling north on Kansas Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Muscotah KS 66058, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Horton Civic Center (approx. 7.1 miles away); First REA Project in Kansas (approx. 7.7 miles away); "Four Horsemen of the Lines" (approx. 8 miles away); School Bell - 1886 (approx. 9.8 miles away); Honnell - Means Honor Garden (approx. 9.8 miles away); Everest Honor Garden (approx. 9.8 miles away); The Founders of Everest (approx. 9.8 miles away); Prairie Flower Garden (approx. 9.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Joe Tinker at National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. (Submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Joe Tinker Obituary.
Joe Tinker Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
2. Joe Tinker Marker
(Submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Joe Tinker Gravesite in Orlando, Florida. (Submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. "Tinker to Evers to Chance!". (Submitted on March 14, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Sports
 
Joe Tinker Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
3. Joe Tinker Marker
Former Muscotah Town Water Tower image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 11, 2013
4. Former Muscotah Town Water Tower
Looks like a baseball, in honor of hometown boy Joe Tinker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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