Johnny Lipon

Johnny Lipon

Original Name John Joseph
Martins Ferry, Belmont County, Ohio, USA
Death 17 Aug 1998 (aged 75)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 37747832 · View Source
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Professional Baseball Player. During his nine years in the major leagues, he played with four teams. He started with the Detroit Tigers (1942, 1946, 1948-52), then played for the Boston Red Sox (1952-53), St. Louis Browns (1953), and finished with the Cincinnati Redlegs (1954). He was an infielder, primarily playing the shortstop position. He had a career batting average of .259 with 266 runs batted in. He was manager of the Cleveland Indians in 1971.

Bio by: Mel Bashore

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  • Originally Created by: Mel Bashore
  • Added: 31 May 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 37747832
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Johnny Lipon (10 Nov 1922–17 Aug 1998), Find a Grave Memorial no. 37747832, citing Memorial Oaks Cemetery, Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .