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March 25, 1951 > Hall of Fame second baseman Eddie Collins dies at the age of 63. One of the great hitters of the early 20th century, Collins accumulated 3315 hits for a .333 lifetime average. His 25 years of Major League service time -- split between the Philadelphia Athletics and Chicago White Sox -- is tied for third best of all time.