Steve Mesner

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Steve Mesner
Steve Mesner Cardinals.jpg
Third baseman
Born: (1918-01-13)January 13, 1918
Los Angeles, California
Died: April 6, 1981(1981-04-06) (aged 63)
San Diego, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 23, 1938, for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1945, for the Cincinnati Reds
MLB statistics
Batting average .252
Home runs 2
Runs batted in 167

Stephen Mathias Mesner (January 13, 1918 in Los Angeles, California – April 6, 1981 in San Diego, California) was a professional baseball player who was a third baseman in the Major Leagues at various times between 1938 to 1945. He played for the Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, and Cincinnati Reds. He was also a long-time player in the minor leagues, cracking the lineup of the Los Angeles Angels of the Pacific Coast League at age 16 in 1934, and attaining starting status the following year. Mesner amassed 2,965 base hits in 21 seasons between the majors and minors.

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