Who was the youngest manager in Major League history?

ANSWER: Roger Peckinpaugh was the youngest manager in major league history. He was 23 years and seven months old when he was named manager for the last 20 games of the Yankees’ schedule in 1914.


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  1. Eric Wedge? I know he was 35 or 36.

  2. Also, that kid from “Little Big League” was pretty young. I believe Kevin Elster was actually his shortstop.

  3. Nick Kapur says:

    Sorry, Eric Wedge is not even close. There were many managers younger than him.

  4. Coley Ward says:

    How about Terry Francona? I’m pretty sure that’s wrong, actually, but he was pretty young. So was Alan Trammell and Joe Giardi.

  5. Nick Kapur says:

    Nobody’s gotten it so far. I’ll post the answer in a few days.

  6. …and 12-year old boys everywhere start fantasizing about Emma Watson as their groupie.

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