Walt Dropo

Date of birth: 30 January 1923
Primary position: First Baseman

Career Batting Statistics through 2017 Season

SeasonABRHHRRBIBBSBAVG
194941360130.146
195055910118034144450.322
195136037861157380.239
19521321335627110.265
TOTAL109215430751229970.281

Awards and Recognition with Boston

RBI Champion, 1950
Rookie of the Year Award, 1950

Memorable Moments for Walt Dropo

  • 8 November 1950 - Walt Dropo wins Rookie of the Year honors after the Red Sox slugging first baseman drives home 144 runs, the first player in franchise history recognized with the honor.