Eddie Collins (MLB)’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth & life story

  • Source of Wealth: baseball
  • Birth Place: MIllerton, New York
  • Height: 5′ 9″ (1.75 m)
  • Weight: 175 lb (79 kg)
  • Marital Status: Married (Emily Jane Hall)
  • Full Name: Edward Trowbridge Collins, Sr.
  • Nationality: American
  • Date of Birth: May 2, 1887
  • Occupation: professional baseball player
  • Education: Irving School
  • Children: 2 (Eddie Jr. and Paul)

Eddie Collins was a former American baseball player for the Chicago White Sox. His Net Worth at time of passing is estimated to have been around $55 million.

Eddie Collins’ career as a baseball player began when he signed up with the Philadelphia Athletics in 1906.  After eight season, he transferred to Chicago White Sox in 1915.

As he returned to the Athletics in 1927, Collins’ became player-coach for the team. His stint in the world of sports makes him the only player in Major League Baseball to play at least 12 season for two teams. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939.

Edward Trowbridge Collins, Sr. was born on May 2, 1887 in Millerton, New York. He died on March 25, 1951 in Boston, Massachusetts.