Dick Groat. Former Baseball Player. Birthdate: Fan Mail Address: Primary address: Dick Dick Groat MLB/NBA Success - August 25th, Sent LOR, SASE.
Dick Groat Addresses Report Sport: Baseball. Player overall Superdiz26, , , Success, 7, 2/2, Signed 1 Topps and a baseball shaped playing card in black . Great return from the Pirate legend.
Groat was signed by Pirates general manager Branch Rickey had been a two- time All-American in basketball and baseball. He broke in with the Pirates in June, never playing in the minor In , he set the all-time record for most at bats in a season () without a home run or stolen base.
But what he lacked in physical gifts he more than made up in guile and spirit. In baseball Groat played shortstop and helped to lead the Blue Devils to a
On the hardwood, Groat is one of 13 Duke men's basketball players to inducted into the National College Baseball Hall of Fame on July 4.