Art Schallock

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Arthur Lawrence Schallock

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Art Schallock spent parts of five seasons in the majors, mostly with the New York Yankees. As a result, he was on teams that went to the World Series in 1951, 1952, 1953 and 1955, winning them those first three years. His only World Series appearance, however, was in Game 4 of the 1953 World Series, when he pitched two innings.

Schallock was quite successful during his years in the minors, winning over 61% of his decisions.

According to the biogaphy at Baseball in Wartime, he was a star at Tamalpais High School, played a couple of years of semi-pro ball and then joined the Navy in 1943 and saw action in the Pacific. He played more semi-pro ball after the war before starting in the minors.

The book The Hollywood Stars has a photo of him in a Stars uniform.

His brother, Melvin Schallock, was shot to death along with his wife and 19-year-old son on March 18, 1973.

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