Major League Baseball Player. Played Major League baseball as a pitcher for the Philadelphia Athletics for two seasons (1926 to 1927). While is Major League career was breif (compiling a 9 Wins and 3 Losses record), he was a hero to a generation of Fort Worth baseball fans. He was the only pitcher to twice win 30 games in the Texas Leagues (1921, 1924). He pitched for the Fort Worth Cats from 1918 to 1925, and had a 176 Wins and 51 Losses record with them.