Hoot Evers
Walter Arthur Evers
 
 
Born: February 8, 1921 in St. Louis, MO
Died: January 25, 1991 - 69 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'2" Wt: 180
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Signed by the Detroit Tigers as an Amateur Free Agent in 1941
- Served in the Army Air Corps during World War II
- High School: Collinsville (Collinsville, IL)
- College/Univ: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1939)

All-Teammate Team
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com


Left Field
3
1952
1954
10.0
5
1941
1949
5.9
2
1954
1956
3.9
1
1954
1954
2.9

Center Field
12
1941
1956
13.1
1
1954
1954
10.6
7
1946
1952
6.2
1
1955
1955
3.7


Right Field
8
1947
1956
17.8
8
1941
1952
9.8
2
1955
1956
6.5
3
1952
1954
5.7
Shortstop
7
1946
1953
7.2
3
1952
1954
3.7
1
1954
1954
3.6
2
1952
1954
3.4
Second Base
3
1952
1954
10.2
3
1950
1952
7.3
2
1955
1956
3.5
3
1952
1954
2.6
Third Base
10
1946
1956
29.5
1
1954
1954
4.7
1
1954
1954
4.4
2
1955
1956
3.2
First Base
2
1946
1947
9.4
2
1941
1946
6.8
3
1952
1954
2.2
1
1941
1941
1.9
Manager
1
1954
1954
10.8
3
1946
1948
6.4
4
1949
1952
5.7
2
1955
1956
5.4
Catcher
2
1955
1956
4.0
3
1949
1951
3.5
3
1952
1954
3.1
3
1950
1954
1.6
Starting Pitcher
9
1941
1955
35.0
8
1941
1952
25.6
8
1941
1952
23.5
8
1941
1952
16.7
2
1955
1956
14.4
2
1955
1956
12.8
8
1946
1956
11.0
2
1955
1956
9.3
3
1952
1954
7.7
2
1952
1953
7.7
1
1954
1954
7.5
3
1952
1956
6.5
1
1954
1954
6.1
8
1946
1955
5.1
2
1952
1954
4.9
Swingman
5
1941
1952
5.2
3
1954
1956
4.5
3
1941
1947
4.0
4
1953
1956
3.6
Relief Pitcher
3
1952
1954
9.7
2
1955
1956
5.3
2
1955
1956
4.4
1
1954
1954
3.1
2
1955
1956
1.6
1
1952
1952
1.2
1
1954
1954
1.2
1
1955
1955
1.0
1
1954
1954
0.8
1
1941
1941
0.6
1
1941
1941
0.6
2
1953
1954
0.5
1
1952
1952
0.4
2
1941
1946
0.3
1
1956
1956
0.3
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