Walter Blair

  • Card series: Pilgrims
  • City: New York
  • Team: Highlanders
  • League: American League

Walter Allen Blair (1883-1948) was a back-up catcher for the NY Highlanders from 1907-1911. After a two year absence from MLB, Blair finished his career with the Federal League’s Buffalo Blues. Those two years with the “outlaw” Federal League were his most productive offensively and he even served as manager for a doubleheader.

  • Left MLB for the college ranks, coaching Pitt and Bucknell
  • Inducted into the Bucknell Hall of Fame in 1987

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T201 Mecca Canvas: Walter Blair