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On this Date 1916 - HOF Buddy Lewis Born in Gastonia

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 08/10/19, 5:00AM EDT

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Buddy Lewis was born in Gastonia. A third baseman and outfielder, Lewis spent his entire major league baseball...

August 10, 1916 - 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