|Born: June 18, 1939|
El Dorado, Arkansas
|Died: September 6, 2020 (aged 81)|
St. Louis, Missouri
|September 10, 1961, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 30, 1979, for the St. Louis Cardinals|
|Runs batted in||900|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Member of the National|
|Baseball Hall of Fame|
|Vote||79.75% (first ballot)|
Louis Clark "Lou" Brock (June 18, 1939 – September 6, 2020) was an American former professional baseball player. He began his 19-year Major League Baseball (MLB) career playing in 1961 for the Chicago Cubs, and spent the majority of his career playing as a left fielder for the St. Louis Cardinals.
References[change | change source]
- "Lou Brock at The Baseball Hall of Fame". baseballhall.org. Retrieved April 18, 2011.
- "Hall of Famer Lou Brock treated for blood cancer". MLB.com. April 13, 2017.
- "Brock says that his cancer is gone". stltoday.com. July 28, 2017.
- Lou Brock, Baseball Hall of Famer Known for Stealing Bases, Dies at 81
Other websites[change | change source]
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube
- Official website