From BR Bullpen
Leonard E. Cross
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 215 lb.
- Born 1927
Third baseman Len Cross appeared in 13 games for the Atlanta Crackers in 1943. He then spent 1944-1945 in Class D leagues, 1947-1949 in class B leagues, and finished back at the D level in 1950-1953. Cross led the Tri-State League in 1948 with 29 HR and led the 1952 Mountain States League with 125 H (tied), 40 HR, and 125 RBI. His .357 average was .015 short of the triple crown.
 Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1951||Statesville Owls||North Carolina State League||4th||none||Lost League Finals||replaced Kenneth Rhyne June 1|
|1952||Big Stone Gap Rebels||Mountain States League||57-60||4th||New York Giants||Lost in 1st round|
|1953||Forest City Owls||Tar Heel League||--||none||--||replaced by Robert "Boger" McGimsey August 3|