James Thomas Mahoney
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 175 lb.
- High School Englewood (NJ) High School
- Debut July 28, 1959
- Final Game June 14, 1965
- Born May 26, 1934 in Englewood, NJ USA
Jim Mahoney played four seasons in the majors with four teams, along with 16 seasons in the minors.
He was signed in 1953 as a pitcher. He hit .346 for the Bradford Phillies and the Salisbury Rocots, but went 0-5 on the mound, and became a shortstop in 1954. He pitched one game in 1966 and one game in 1967, both in the Pacific Coast League.
He is not to be confused with his contemporary Jim Maloney.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1977||Charleston Patriots||Western Carolinas League||53-87||6th||Pittsburgh Pirates|
|1978||Salem Pirates||Carolina League||73-64||3rd||Pittsburgh Pirates|
|1979||Salem Pirates||Carolina League||54-82||6th||Pittsburgh Pirates||none|
|1980||Portland Beavers||Pacific Coast League||69-76||7th||Pittsburgh Pirates|
|1981||Glens Falls White Sox||Eastern League||83-52||1st||Chicago White Sox||Lost League Finals|
|1982||Glens Falls White Sox||Eastern League||77-63||3rd||Chicago White Sox||Lost in 1st round|
|1983||Denver Bears||American Association||73-61||2nd||Chicago White Sox||League Champs|
|1988||Portland Beavers||Pacific Coast League||36-32||--||Minnesota Twins||--||replaced by Jim Shellenback (40-34) on June 20|