Joe Kappel

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Joseph Kappel

  • Bats Right, Throws Unknown
  • Height 5' 11", Weight 175 lb.

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Joe Kappel played for the 1884 Philadelphia Quakers and the 1890 Philadelphia Athletics. He was a catcher with the Quakers while with the Athletics, for whom he played far more games, he appeared in the outfield and infield, but only occasionally at catcher.

Born in Philly, his minor league career from 1883-96 took him to numerous stops.

His brother Henry "Heinie" Kappel was also in the majors in the late 1880's.

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