Second baseman, Baseball Player
1856 – 1938
Who was Dasher Troy?
John Joseph "Dasher" Troy, was an American professional baseball player from 1877 to 1888. He played five seasons of Major League Baseball, principally as a second baseman, for the Detroit Wolverines, Providence Grays, New York Gothams, and the New York Metropolitans. He appeared in 292 major league games, 257 of them as a second baseman, and compiled a .243 batting average with 42 doubles, 20 triples, four home runs and 51 runs batted in.