Walter Schmidt (baseball)
Walter Schmidt in 1923, with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
March 20, 1887|
|Died: July 4, 1973
|April 13, 1916, for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 7, 1925, for the St. Louis Cardinals|
|Runs batted in||234|
Walter Joseph Schmidt (March 20, 1887 in Coal Hill, Arkansas – July 4, 1973 in Modesto, California), was a professional baseball player who played catcher in the Major Leagues from 1916-1925. He would play for the Pittsburgh Pirates and St. Louis Cardinals. He later was the player/manager of the Mission Bells of the Pacific Coast League during the 1926 season. His brother, Boss Schmidt, also played professional baseball.
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