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On this Date 1938 - HOF Taft Wright Begins MLB Career

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 04/18/21, 5:00AM EDT

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On this day in history, Taft Wright made his major league baseball debut for the Washington Senators.

April 18, 1938 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Taft Wright made his major league baseball debut for the Washington Senators.  Born in Tabor City, Wright also played for the White Sox and A’s and batted .311 for his nine-year MLB career.  He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1992.

Taft Wright - NCSHOF