Warren Louis Hacker
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: November 21, 1924 in Marissa, IL
Debut: September 24, 1948 (Age 23.308, 8,133rd in MLB history)
vs. STL 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1949 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cubs/WhiteSox/Phillies/Redlegs 1948-1961
Last Game: September 29, 1961 (Age 36.312)
vs. BAL 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: May 22, 2002 in Lenzburg, IL
Buried: Oak Ridge Cemetery, New Athens, IL
Relatives: Uncle of Rich Hacker
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