|Birthname||Walker James Cress|
|born on||6 March 1917 at 02:15 (= 02:15 AM )|
|Place||Ben Hur, Virginia, 36n44, 83w05|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||15°12' 17°01 Asc. 04°55'|
American professional baseball player and scout, nicknamed "Foots", he was listed as 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) tall and weighing 205 lb (93 kg).
The right-handed pitcher appeared in 33 Major League Baseball games, 31 in relief, in 1948 and part of 1949 for the Cincinnati Reds.
After his pitching career, Cress became a scout for the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants.
He died on 21 April 1996 at age 79 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate from Virginia archives.
- Traits : Body : Constitution hardy (Baseball player)
- Traits : Body : Handedness (Right)
- Traits : Body : Size (Height: 6 ft 5 in/ 1.96 m)
- Traits : Body : Weight (205 lb/ 93 kg)
- Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Pitcher)
- Vocation : Sports Business : Promoter/ Agent (Baseball scout)
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession (MLB player, 1948-1949)