Russ Meyer

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Russell Charles Meyer
(Rowdy or The Mad Monk)

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Biographical Information[edit]

Russ Meyer missed the 1943 season due to military service.

Meyer served as a minor league pitching coach with the New York Yankees in the 1980s, working with Buck Showalter with the Oneonta Yankees, Fort Lauderdale Yankees Albany-Colonie Yankees (1989-1990), and Columbus Clippers (1991). In 1992 Meyer and Showalter were promoted to the majors where he spent the season as bench coach.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 15 Wins Seasons: 2 (1949 & 1953)
  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 2 (1949 & 1952)
  • Won a World Series with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1955

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