Charles Solomon “Buddy” Myer

Charles Solomon “Buddy” Myer

Birth
Ellisville, Jones County, Mississippi, USA
Death 31 Oct 1974 (aged 70)
Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 13508833 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. The left-handed-hitting second baseman led the American League with a .349 batting average (215 hits in 616 at-bats) in 1935. He played for the Washington Senators from 1925 to 1927, the Boston Red Sox in 1927 to 1928 and back with the Senators from 1929 to 1941. He hit better than .300 seven other seasons as he compiled a .303 lifetime batting average. He collected 2,131 hits, scored 1,174 runs, drove in 850 runs and stole 156 bases. He was named to the American League All-Star team in 1935 and 1937 but didn't play in either game.

Bio by: Ron Coons


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Coons
  • Added: 3 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13508833
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Solomon “Buddy” Myer (16 Mar 1904–31 Oct 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13508833, citing Greenoaks Memorial Park, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .