Harry Walker

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Birthday
22, 1916
Birthplace
Pascagoula, MS
Death Date
Aug 8, 1999 (82)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
22, 1916
Birthplace
Pascagoula, MS
Death Date
Aug 8, 1999 (82)

About

All-Star center fielder who led the National League in hitting in 1946 and won a World Series as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals in 1942 and 1946.

Before Fame

The Philadelphia Phillies signed him as an amateur free agent in 1937.

Trivia

He didn't hit for much power, but he was a career .296 hitter.

Family Life

His father Ewart "Dixie" Walker was an MLB pitcher, and his brother Fred “Dixie” Walker was an MLB outfielder.

Associated With

Hall of Fame hit machine Stan Musial was his teammate on the Cardinals.