Walter Edward Tauscher
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 1", Weight 186 lb.
- Debut April 19, 1928
- Final Game May 5, 1931
- Born November 22, 1901 in LaSalle, IL USA
- Died November 27, 1992 in Winter Park, FL USA
Walt Tauscher pitched 23 seasons in the minor leagues, from 1924 to 1927, 1929 to 1946 and in 1948. He was used both as a starter and a reliever, going 263-200 in 867 games. He reached the 15-win mark seven times and the 20-win mark twice, winning a career-high 21 games in 1934.
Tauscher spent 13 of his 23 seasons playing in the American Association, spending nine years with the Minneapolis Millers. While in the American Association, he also pitched for the Indianapolis Indians and St. Paul Saints.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1946||Meridian Peps||Southeastern League||41-56||--||Brooklyn Dodgers||--||replaced by Fred Williams (15-22) on July 30|
|1948||Greenville Pirates||Alabama State League||80-46||2nd||Pittsburgh Pirates||Lost League Finals|
|1949||Greenville Pirates||Alabama State League||83-44||1st||Pittsburgh Pirates||Lost League Finals|
|1950||Tallahassee Pirates||Georgia-Florida League||77-58||3rd||Pittsburgh Pirates||League Champs|
|1951||Waco Pirates||Big State League||75-73||5th||Pittsburgh Pirates|