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 Samuel Lester Agnew

Samuel Lester Agnew

Birth
Farmington, St. Francois County, Missouri, USA
Death 19 Jul 1951 (aged 64)
Sonoma, Sonoma County, California, USA
Burial Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA
Memorial ID 7942769 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. He was a catcher, making his debut for the St. Louis Browns on April 10, 1913. For seven seasons, he played with the St. Louis Browns (1913-15), Boston Red Sox (1916-18), and Washington Senators in 1919. He also was a member of the Boston Red Sox 1918 American League Championship and 1918 World Series Championship team which included Babe Ruth. He concluded his career with a record of 314 hits, 105 runs scored, 2 home runs, 98 runs batted in, .204 batting average and a .955 fielding percentage. He was later a minor league manager for the San Diego Aces (1929), Augusta Wolves (1930 and 1938) and Palatka Azaleas (1937). He died at age 64 in Sonoma, California.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7942769
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Lester Agnew (12 Apr 1887–19 Jul 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7942769, citing Chapel of the Chimes Cemetery and Mausoleum, Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .