Albie Pearson

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Albie Pearson
Albert Gregory Pearson
Bat/Throw: L/L
Height: 5' 5"
Weight: 140
Born: 1934-9-12 at Alhambra, CA (US)
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Albie Pearson was a professional player.

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Personal

  • Resided in El Monte, California in 1953.
  • Self-identified as being of French-English ancestry.
  • Listed hobbies as golf and music in 1953.
  • Born in El Monte, California.
  • Nicknames were Mouse and Skeeter.

Pre-professional career

  • Graduated from El Monte High School in 1952.
  • Played baseball, basketball, football, track, golf and boxing in high school.
  • Pitched a no-hit game in his last high school game as a senior.
  • Played semi-pro ball for Mason City in the Iowa State League.

Outside of baseball

  • Helped his father in an automobile sales agency during the off-season in 1953.

Contract signing

  • Was signed to his first contract by Tom Downey of the Boston Red Sox.

Sources

  • 1953 California League Gold Book (Fifth Edition).


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