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On this Date 1916 - HOF Buddy Lewis Born

By NCSHOF Staff, 08/10/17, 7:00AM EDT

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Buddy Lewis was born in Gastonia.

On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Buddy Lewis was born in Gastonia.  A third baseman and outfielder, Lewis spent his entire major league baseball career with the Washington Senators and had a lifetime batting average of .297. He started for the American League in the 1938 All-Star game. He joined the NCSHOF in 1975.

Buddy Lewis - NCSHOF