James McCutchen James, better known as Doc McJames, was born on this date in Williamsburg County.
Doc McJames was the first Gamecock baseball player to make it to the major leagues. He attended South Carolina College as it was known then. McJames pitched in the majors from 1895-1901. He finished with an overall record of 79 wins and 80 losses.
His best year was in 1898, when he won 27 games for the Baltimore Orioles.