Joe Kappel Outfielder Catcher Infielder born in Philadelphia in 1857.
A versatile player he played two seasons in his hometown city of Philadelphia. In 1884 with Philadelphia of the NL he hit .067 in 4 games and 6 years later with Philadelphia of the NL Joe Kappel batted .240 in 56 games. Older brother of Heinie Kappel. Joe Kappel played in the outfield 23 games, shortstop 128 games, 3B 11G, 2B 2G, Catcher 7G