Ex – MLB second baseman known mostly for his fielding. He spent his whole 18-year career using the Cincinnati Crimson Stockings and Reds. He started his professional football profession in 1877 using the Davenport Dark brown Stockings from the Northwestern Group. He was the final MLB second basemen to try out with out a glove. His dad, John, was a Scotchman who gained his living being a saddlemaker. In Feb 2000 he was elected towards the Football Hall of Popularity alongside Sparky Anderson.