Showboat Fisher

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Showboat Fisher
Born: (1899-01-16)January 16, 1899
Wesley, Iowa
Died: May 15, 1994(1994-05-15) (aged 95)
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 24, 1923 for the Washington Senators
Last MLB appearance
August 4, 1932 for the St. Louis Browns
Career statistics
Batting average .335
Home runs 8
Runs batted in 71

George Aloys "Showboat" Fisher (January 16, 1899 – May 15, 1994) was a baseball player who played in the 1930 World Series with the St. Louis Cardinals. He had a .335 lifetime batting average in Major League Baseball. He played several games for the racially integrated Jamestown Red Sox in 1934 under the management of Ted Radcliffe.

He was the last surviving member of the 1924 Washington Senators, the only Washington, D.C.-based baseball team to win a World Series.


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