Francis Alton "Bucky" Buscher
October 2, 1908
January 23, 2008
Trinity High School - Washington (High School)
1931-32 University of Maryland (College)
1932-33 University of Maryland (College)
1933-34 University of Maryland (College)
1934-35 Heurich Brewers (Independent)
1934-35 Frederick Coca Cola Reds (Independent)
1935-36 Heurich Brewers (Independent)
1936-37 Heurich Brewers (Independent)
1937-38 Takoma Park Pros (Independent)
1938-39 Washington Brewers (ABL)
Buscher was a football, basketball and baseball player at Maryland, and was the first player to captain all three sports in the same school year. He played pro basketball for a few years after, as well has playing minor league baseball a few years mostly at the Class D level. He worked for many years as a baseball scout.
Bucky's younger brother Bernie was also a basketball player, professionally as well as at Maryland.
Minor League Baseball Stats