Walter Lonergan

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Walter Lonergan
Second baseman
Born: (1885-09-22)September 22, 1885
Boston, Massachusetts
Died: January 23, 1958(1958-01-23) (aged 72)
Lexington, Massachusetts
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 17, 1911, for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 22, 1911, for the Boston Red Sox
MLB statistics
Batting average .269
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 1

Walter E. Lonergan (September 22, 1885 – January 23, 1958) was a second baseman in Major League Baseball who played briefly for the Boston Red Sox during the 1911 season. Listed at 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m), 156 lb., Lonergan batted and threw left-handed. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts.

In a 10-game career, Lonergan was a .269 hitter (7-for-26) with two runs, one RBI, and one stolen base. He did not have any extra-base hits. In nine fielding appearances, he committed three errors in 39 chances for a .923 fielding percentage.

Walter Lonergan married Marguerite (Pegler-) Lonergan and had two sons Walter Mansfield Lonergan born in 1922 and Donald Joseph Lonergan born on May 23, 1935.[citation needed] Lonergan died in Lexington, Massachusetts, on September 6, 2005 at age 72.

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