Walter Charles Post
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: July 9, 1929 in St. Wendelin, OH
by the Signed Cincinnati Reds as an amateur free agent in 1946.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 18, 1949 (Age 20)
vs. BSN 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Redlegs/Reds/Phillies/Twins/Indians 1949-1964 Final Game: May 9, 1964 (Age 34)
vs. NYY 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: January 6, 1982 in St. Henry, OH Buried: St. Henry Church Cemetery, St. Henry, OH
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News -- December 2013
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