Lore Verne Bader
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 175 lb.
- Debut September 30, 1912
- Final Game July 18, 1918
- Born April 27, 1888 in Bader, IL USA
- Died June 2, 1973 in Le Roy, KS USA
Pitcher Lore Bader was born (where else?) in Bader, Illinois, a small town near Springfield that was named after his family. He pitched for the Dallas Giants from 1911 to 1913, earning a cup of coffee in the majors with the New York Giants in 1912. He spent the next three years with the Buffalo Bisons, with whom he was 23-8 with a 2.05 ERA in 1916. After appearing in 18 games for the Boston Red Sox in 1917 and 1918, he returned to the minors and went 19-9 with a 2.91 ERA for the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1920. Lore's minor league career stretched from 1911-1929, with a stint from 1928 to 1929 managing and logging playing time with the Providence Grays.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1926||Lynn Papooses||New England League||53-42||2nd||Boston Braves||none|
|1928||Providence Grays||Eastern League||79-71||4th||none||none|
|1929||Providence Grays||Eastern League||81-70||3rd||none||none|
|1930||Hartford Senators||Eastern League||35-44||--||none||none||Team disbanded June 30|