Buck Wheat

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Biographical Information[edit]

Catcher Buck Wheat played in the minor leagues between 1918 and 1929. He managed the Muskegon Reds in 1926 and the Rock Island Islanders in 1929.

Wheat was the younger brother of Zack Wheat and Mack Wheat.

Year-By-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1926 Muskegon Reds Central League/Michigan State League 51-69 3rd none Central League merged with Michigan-Ontario League June 13 to form Michigan State League
1929 Rock Island Islanders Mississippi Valley League 20-41 8th none Replaced Walt Genin (24-41)

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