Tilly Walker

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Clarence William Walker

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Biographical Information[edit]

In 1922, Walker hit 37 home runs. He was only the third different player to hit at least 30 home runs in one season: he followed Babe Ruth and Ken Williams, and closely preceded Rogers Hornsby.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • AL Home Runs Leader (1918)
  • 20-Home Run Seasons; 2 (1921 & 1922)
  • 30-Home Run Seasons: 1 (1922)
  • 100 RBI Seasons: 1 (1921)
  • 100 Runs Scored Seasons: 1 (1922)
  • Won a World Series with the Boston Red Sox in 1916

Further Reading[edit]

  • Marky Billson: "Tilly Walker", in The National Pastime, SABR, Number 20 (2000), pp. 105-108.

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