From BR Bullpen
Ollie Charles Vanek
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 9", Weight 190 lb.
- School Northwestern University
 Biographical Information
Ollie Vanek was a minor league player, manager, and longtime scout.
Vanek played football at Northwestern University and later was a school teacher in a St. Louis high school during the off-season.
As a scout for the Cardinals, Vanek is credited with discovering Stan Musial.