- Bats Both, Throws Right
- Height 5' 10", Weight 180 lb.
- Debut July 20, 1893
- Final Game May 18, 1912
- Born July 31, 1870 in Philadelphia, PA USA
- Died June 26, 1959 in Philadelphia, PA USA
After his playing career ended, Joe Sugden was a Detroit Tigers coach in 1912, at which time he was pressed into service as a player when the Tigers' players went on strike in support of Ty Cobb on May 18th; it was Joe's final playing appearance. He later coached for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1921 to 1925 and was a member of the Philadelphia Phillies staff in 1926 and 1927. He then scouted for the Cardinals from 1928 until his passing.