Wes Flowers

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Charles Wesley Flowers

  • Bats Left, Throws Left
  • Height 6' 1½", Weight 190 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Wes Flowers served in the U.S. Navy during World War II (BN). In 1940 he pitched in 5 games for the Brooklyn Dodgers in the National League and in 1944 pitched in 9 more for the same team.

Flowers had a decent ERA in his first stint but not in his second. As a batter, he ended up with a major league lifetime batting average of .400.

His main pitch was the knuckleball, according to the Rob Neyer website.

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