Joe Dawson (baseball)

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Joe Dawson
Born: (1897-03-09)March 9, 1897
Bow, Washington
Died: January 4, 1978(1978-01-04) (aged 80)
Longview, Texas
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 4, 1924, for the Cleveland Indians
Last MLB appearance
May 31, 1929, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 11–17
Earned run average 4.15
Strikeouts 62

Ralph Fenton "Joe" Dawson (March 9, 1897 – January 4, 1978) was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played for four seasons. He played for the Cleveland Indians in 1924 and the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1927 to 1929. He was born in Bow, Washington and grew up in North Vancouver, British Columbia.[1]

His brother, Rex, had a brief stint in the Majors.


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