Douglas John Taitt
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 176 lb.
- High School Franklin High School (Portland)
- Debut April 10, 1928
- Final Game May 4, 1932
- Born August 3, 1902 in Bay City, MI USA
- Died December 12, 1970 in Portland, OR USA
Taitt's pro career lasted from 1925 to 1947. He collected 2,150 minor league hits, leading the Southern Association with 19 triples in 1931, 194 hits, 17 HR, and a .355 average in 1935 and 20 HR and 132 RBI in 1936.
Taitt was owner of the Tyler Trojans in 1946. He was suspended by the league in August and sold his interest in the club to his co-owner and was promptly released.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1926||Pocatello Bannocks||Utah-Idaho League||3rd||none||replaced Bert McIvor|
|1938||Tyler Trojans||East Texas League||--||none||--||replaced by Fred Browning|
|Monroe White Sox||Cotton States League||3rd||Dallas Steers||League Champs||replaced Luke Harvell|
|1939||Monroe White Sox||Cotton States League||92-46||1st||Dallas Rebels||Lost in 1st round|
|1940||Monroe White Sox||Cotton States League||82-45||1st||none||League Champs|
|1941||Monroe White Sox||Cotton States League||83-55||1st||none||Lost in 1st round|
|1946||Tyler Trojans||East Texas League||71-55||--||none||--||replaced by Dutch Prather (5-8) on August 29|
|1947||Alexander City Millers||Georgia-Alabama League||39-86||8th||none|