Willie Blair

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1990 Bowman #504 Willie Blair

William Allen Blair

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Biographical Information[edit]

Pitcher Willie Blair was signed as an 11th round pick in the 1986 amateur draft by the Toronto Blue Jays and scout Don Welke.

He threw a sinking fastball, a slider with a downward break and a change-up.

Blair coached the junior varsity team at Lexington Christian Academy. He was the pitching coach of the Joliet Jackhammers in 2010 and the Fort Wayne TinCaps in 2011 and 2012. In 2013, he was named bullpen coach of the San Diego Padres, staying until the end of the 2015 season. He became pitching of the Erie SeaWolves in 2016-2018.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 15 Wins Seasons: 1 (1997)

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