Bill Evans (1940s pitcher)
March 25, 1919|
|Died: November 30, 1983
Grand Junction, Colorado
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|April 21, 1949 for the Chicago White Sox|
|Last MLB appearance|
|June 21, 1951 for the Boston Red Sox|
|Earned run average||4.98|
William Lawrence Evans (March 25, 1919 – November 30, 1983) was a relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Chicago White Sox (1949) and Boston Red Sox (1951). Listed at 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m), 180 lb., Evans batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Quanah, Texas.
In a two-season Major League career, Evans posted a 0–1 record with a 4.36 ERA in 13 appearances, including five games finished, four strikeouts, 16 walks, and 21⅔ innings pitched. In 12 seasons in minor league baseball, he worked in 386 games and compiled a 128–127 (.502) mark, retiring after the 1955 season.
Evans died in Grand Junction, Colorado, at age 64.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference
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