Monday, April 23, 2018

Dick Koecher

Richard Finlay "Gus" Koecher

March 30, 1926
Philadelphia, PA


1943-44 Temple University (College)
1945-46 Wilmington Bombers (ABL)
1945-46 Philadelphia Naval Base (Military)
1949-50 Reading Rangers (EBL)
1949-50 Pottsville Packers (EBL)
1950-51 Pottsville Packers (EBL)
1951-52 Pottsville Packers (EBL)
1952-53 Sunbury Mercuries (EBL)
1953-54 Sunbury Mercuries (EBL)
1954-55 Sunbury Mercuries (EBL)

The Temple graduate not only played the better part of a decade in the Eastern Basketball League, he was also a left-handed pitcher who pitched part of three seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies. His baseball days were over after the 1949 season but played basketball through 1955.

MLB Stats:



No comments:

Post a Comment