Jim Dobson (baseball)

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Jim Dobson
Third baseman
Born: (1939-04-02)April 2, 1939
Died: February 26, 2018(2018-02-26) (aged 78)
Batted: Right Threw: Right

James Winford Dobson (April 2,1939 – February 26, 2018)[1] was a baseball player who played third base. He is most notable for winning the 1959 College World Series Most Outstanding Player award while a sophomore at Oklahoma State University.[1]

He spent two years playing baseball professionally, never reaching the majors. He hit 14 home runs with 65 RBI in the minors. He died February 26, 2018.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "JAMES DOBSON's Obituary". The Oklahoman. 28 February 2018. Retrieved 2018-03-09.