The Obit For Jim Busby
Jim Busby Dies
Colt .45s and Astros player/coach Jim Busby
died Monday at University Hospital in Augusta,
Ga., of a heart attack. He was 69 years old.
and coached through a 28-year major-league baseball career that started in
1950 with the Chicago White Sox. He also played center field for the
Baltimore Orioles and Cleveland Indians.
He was a player/coach for the
Colt .45s in 1962 and coached for the Colt .45s and Astros from 1963-1967. Busby also coached for the Orioles and
Braves before retiring in 1978.