Kinney had poor control and went 9-15 while walking 91 in 202 innings in his most
active season, 1919 with the Athletics.
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY
»May 9, 1923: At St. Louis, A's pitcher Walt Kinney relieves in the 3rd with his team down 3–0, and helps tie the score in the 6th by reaching Urban Shocker for a solo home run. The Browns rock Kinney for four runs in the 7th and he is lifted, and St. Louis goes on to win, 10–5. For Kinney, his home run comes on his last ML at bat.