Jack Lapp

  • Card series: Pilgrims
  • City: Philadelphia
  • Team: Athletics (AL)
  • League: American League

John Walker Lapp (1884-1920) was a catcher for the White Sox and Athletics from 1908-16. Played a key role in Philadelphia’s 1911 Series win, catching 2 overtime games. Set a record with 5 runners caught stealing in game 3. Usually a reserve, he still caught over 500 games over his 9-yr. career.

  • Career batting average of .263
  • Won 3 world championships with the Athletics: 1910, 1911, & 1913

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