Cress, Walker

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Name
Cress, Walker Gender: M
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)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 15°12' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 17°01 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 04°55'



Biography

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.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate from Virginia archives.

Categories

  • 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)