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Walter Irvin "Peck" Lerian
Birth: Feb. 10, 1903
Death: Oct. 22, 1929

Major League Baseball Player. A promising catcher for the Philadelphia Phillies, he played for them in the 1928 and 1929 seasons (in 1929 he led all National League catchers in fielding percentage). Less then a month after the end of the 1929 season he was killed by an automobile that jumped onto the sidewalk where he was walking and pinned him to a brick wall. His totals for his brief career were 201 Games Played, 126 Hits, 56 Runs, 8 Home Runs, 50 RBIs, and a .246 Batting Average. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Burial:
New Cathedral Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Plot: Section WW, Lot 264
 
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Record added: Sep 30, 1998
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Walter Irvin Peck Lerian
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Walter Irvin Peck Lerian
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Walter Irvin Peck Lerian
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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