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Burt Shotton

MLB Player information
NameBurt Shotton
PositionOutfielder/Manager
BatsLeft
ThrowsRight
MLB debutSeptember 13, 1909 for the St. Louis Browns
Last MLB appearanceApril 21, 1923 for the St. Louis Cardinals
Career statistics
Batting average.271
Home runs9
Runs batted in290
Managerial record697-764
Teams
As player *St. Louis Browns (1909, 1911-1917) *Washington Senators (1918) *St. Louis Cardinals (1919-1923) As manager *Philadelphia Phillies (1928-1933) *Cincinnati Reds (1934) *Brooklyn Dodgers (1947) *Brooklyn Dodgers (1948-1950)

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Burton Edwin Shotton (October 18, 1884 - July 29, 1962) was an American player, manager, coach and scout in Major League Baseball. As manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers (1947, 1948 50), he won two National League pennants and served as Jackie Robinson's first permanent major league manager.


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