Anthony Cooper

Anthony Cooper, born July 20th, 1904 in Arkadelphia, AR,1 2 3 was a Negro league baseball player. Anthony was the brother of Negro leaguer Darltie Cooper


Anthony Cooper was the son of Tony Cooper and Louisa (nee Battle) Cooper and grew up in Arkadelphia, AR.4

Cooper was a small, light-hitting utility fielder.5

Cooper died October 21, 1979 in Schenectady, NY6 and was buried in Park View Cemetery in Schenectady.7


Statistics at Baseball-Reference.com.

Statistics at Seamheads.com.
1 New York Passengers and Crew Lists at FamilySearch.org. Anthony Cooper aboard Santa Paula, 1940. Anthony Cooper aboard Santa Rosa, 1938.
3 Cooper's WWII draft card.
5 Cooper's is listed as 5 feet 5 inches tall in his WWII draft card.