Enos Slaughter

Birthdate 4/27/1916
Death Date 8/12/2002
Debut Year 1938
Year of Induction 1985
Teams Athletics, Braves, Cardinals, Yankees
Position Right Field

After All Star appearances in 1941 & 1942, Enos Slaughter missed 1943-1945 due to WWII. When he returned, he made 8 straight All Star games.

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1948 Autoball contract signed by Enos Slaughter

1948 Autoball contract signed by Enos Slaughter

By the time Enos Slaughter signed this contract in 1948 he was already a four-time All Star and two-time World Champion. His career was far from over. Slaughter would go on to appear in six more Mid Summer Classics and earn two more World Series rings. Here he agrees
Enos Slaughter 3x5 cards with inscription

Enos Slaughter 3x5 cards with inscription

In this pair of index cards, Enos Slaughter writes his career highlights and offers his autograph. Slaughter writes, “Played 19 years, .300 lifetime average, 10 All Star Games, five World Series, 4 World Champions”. The card below that is dated 9-6-91 before Slaughter has added “Be

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