John Gransfield Kling (February 25, 1875 – January 31, 1947) was an American catcher and manager in Major League Baseball for the Chicago Cubs (the Chicago Orphans until 1902), Boston Rustlers and Boston Braves, and Cincinnati Reds. Kling was the Cubs' starting catcher in the final game of the 1908 World Series, their last championship to date.

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  • John Gransfield Kling (February 25, 1875 – January 31, 1947) was an American catcher and manager in Major League Baseball for the Chicago Cubs (the Chicago Orphans until 1902), Boston Rustlers and Boston Braves, and Cincinnati Reds. Kling was the Cubs' starting catcher in the final game of the 1908 World Series, their last championship to date. (en)
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  • Johnny Kling, of the Chicago Cubs, at West Side Park.
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  • * 2x World Series champion
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  • As player *Chicago Orphans/Cubs *Boston Rustlers/Boston Braves *Cincinnati Reds As manager *Boston Braves
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  • American baseball player (en)
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  • John Gransfield Kling (February 25, 1875 – January 31, 1947) was an American catcher and manager in Major League Baseball for the Chicago Cubs (the Chicago Orphans until 1902), Boston Rustlers and Boston Braves, and Cincinnati Reds. Kling was the Cubs' starting catcher in the final game of the 1908 World Series, their last championship to date. (en)
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