- Category : 1902-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Small (3,6,22,36,52)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sleeping Phoenix 2
American baseball outfielder, nicknamed "Bucketfoot Al", who played for two decades in Major League Baseball (MLB). He had his best years with Connie Mack's Philadelphia Athletics during the late 1920s and early 1930s, winning two World Series with Philadelphia.
Simmons played for the Philadelphia Athletics (1924–1932, 1940-1941, 1944), Chicago White Sox (1933–1935), Detroit Tigers (1936), Washington Senators (1937–1938), Boston Braves (1939), Cincinnati Reds (1939) and Boston Red Sox (1943).
After his playing days ended, Simmons served as a coach for Mack's Athletics (1945–1949) and the Cleveland Indians (1950). Simmons died on 26 May 1956 at age age 54 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was thought to have suffered a heart attack.
Simmons was elected to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame in 1951, the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1953, and the National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame in 1975.