Louis Clark Brock (The Franchise or The Rocket)
Born: June 18, 1939 in El Dorado, AR
High School: Union HS (Monroe, LA)
School: Southern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge, LA)
Signed by the Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent in 1960. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 10, 1961 (Age 22.084, 9,503rd in MLB history) vs. PHI 5 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1962 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Cubs 1961-1979
Last Game: September 30, 1979 (Age 40.104) vs. NYM 4 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1985 (315/395 ballots).
View Lou Brock Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
About biographical information
Promote your website or business by sponsoring this page for $125 on Baseball-Reference.com. Your message will replace this ad.