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Walter Allen "Heavy" Blair
Birth: Oct. 13, 1883
Landrus
Tioga County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1948
Lewisburg
Union County
Pennsylvania, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He played seven seasons in the Major Leagues primarily as a catcher with the New York Highlanders and Buffalo Buffeds. He played collegiate baseball at Bucknell University before making his major league debut in 1907 at the age of 23. He appeared in 442 games during his professional career. He finished his playing career with three home runs, 272 hits, 106 runs batted in and a .217 lifetime batting average. Following his playing career he served as a baseball coach at the University of Pittsburgh and Bucknell University. He was inducted into the Bucknell Hall of Fame in 1987. (bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.) 
 
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Lewisburg Cemetery
Lewisburg
Union County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
Record added: Nov 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16414531
Walter Allen Heavy Blair
Added by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
 
Walter Allen Heavy Blair
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- Darlene T.
 Added: Oct. 13, 2014

- BigLebo
 Added: Jan. 3, 2014
Career Stats: 3 HR's, 106 RBI's, .217 BA, 18 SB's. Forever loved, forever missed. Rest in Peace, Walter "Heavy" Blair
- Quack_Quack
 Added: Dec. 17, 2013
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