Burt Shotton

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Burt Shotton
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Outfielder / Manager
Born: (1884-10-18)October 18, 1884
Brownhelm Township, Lorain County, Ohio
Died: July 29, 1962(1962-07-29) (aged 77)
Lake Wales, Florida
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 13, 1909, for the St. Louis Browns
Last MLB appearance
April 21, 1923, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Batting average.271
Home runs9
Runs batted in290
Managerial record697–764
Winning %.477
Teams
As player

As manager

As coach

Burton Edwin Shotton (October 18, 1884 – July 29, 1962) was an American player, manager, coach and scout in Major League Baseball. Shotton manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers (1947; 1948–50). He won two National League pennants and was Jackie Robinson's first permanent Major League manager.

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