Walter Lowe

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Walter Allanson Lowe

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 3", Weight 200 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

First baseman Walter Lowe played in the minor leagues from 1937 to 1949, missing the 1945 season. He played exclusively in far western league, mostly the Pacific Coast League and the Pioneer League.

Lowe made the PL all-star team in 1940, leading the league with 171 hits and 121 ribbies and tying for the league lead with 22 homers. He returned the PL all-star team in 1947 when he missed the triple crown by .003 in average. He led the league with 22 HR and 157 RBI while hitting .357 to league leader Tom O'Laughlin's .360.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1946 Boise Pilots Pioneer League 52-77 6th none
1947 Boise Pilots Pioneer League 67-70 4th none
1948 Boise Pilots Pioneer League 58-68 6th none
1949 Pocatello Cardinals Pioneer League 77-51 3rd St. Louis Cardinals League Champs

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