Peter Crook was a first baseman for the Dulwich Bluejays (1948-1959), Richmond Red Sox (1960-1969), Sutton Braves (1970-1976), Croydon Bluejays (1977-1984) and Billingham Dodgers. He served in the Royal Artillery. He was an All-Star at least 13 times in his career in Britain and won two MVPs with Croydon. He also managed frequently. In 2013, he was inducted into the British Baseball Hall of Fame.