Sam Agnew

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Samuel Lester Agnew

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 11", Weight 185 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

One site calls Sam Agnew the San Francisco Seals' greatest catcher. He and Archie Yelle were minor league teammates from 1920-1926. He also coached at Santa Clara College in 1925-1926.

Agnew was the brother of minor league catcher and manager Troy Agnew.

Notable Achievements[edit]

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1929 San Diego Aces California State League 34-25 1st none League disbanded June 17
1930 Augusta Wolves South Atlantic League -- none -- Replaced by Odie Strain
1937 Palatka Azaleas Florida State League -- New York Yankees -- Replaced by Shaw Buck
1938 Augusta Tigers South Atlantic League 74-66 4th New York Yankees Lost in first round

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