John Swanson

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John David Swanson

  • Bats Left, Throws Left

Biographical Information[edit]

John Swanson played for Victoria in 1964, 1966-1973 and 1975. He played for Australia several times, though it is unclear if he appeared in any major international events. He won the Claxton Shield batting title in 1967-1968 and won the Helms Award as MVP in 1968. He also played cricket in Australia's highest league. In 2005, he was an inaugural inductee in the Baseball Australia Hall of Fame.