Al Hollingsworth

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Albert Wayne Hollingsworth

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Biographical Information[edit]

Al Hollingsworth was a St. Louis Cardinals coach in 1957 and 1958.

In addition to scouting for the Cardinals in the 1950s, Hollingsworth scouted for the Houston Astros (1965-1966), Oakland A's (1969-1975), and California Angels (1976-1978). He was given much praise for his scouting of the Cincinnati Reds for the A's in the 1972 World Series.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1948 Allentown Cardinals Interstate League 73-65 5th St. Louis Cardinals
1949 Allentown Cardinals Interstate League 87-52 1st St. Louis Cardinals Lost in 1st round
1950 Omaha Cardinals Western League 90-58 1st St. Louis Cardinals Lost in 1st round
1951 Houston Buffaloes Texas League 99-61 1st St. Louis Cardinals League Champs
1952 Houston Buffaloes Texas League 66-95 8th St. Louis Cardinals
1953 Houston Buffaloes Texas League 54-60 -- St. Louis Cardinals -- replaced by Dixie Walker (18-22) on July 31
1959 Reading Indians Eastern League 71-69 5th Cleveland Indians
1960 Mobile Bears Southern Association 18-11 -- Cleveland Indians -- replaced by Johnny Lipon on May 26

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