Tuesday, May 3, 2016

1948 Bowman #16: Jack Lohrke, New York Giants, IF

     Jack Lohrke started playing pro ball in 1942, but missed some playing time while fighting for the Army in WWII before he finally reached the majors in 1947 with the Giants.  Lohrke played 3B his rookie year, expanding his role to include 2B in 1948, and SS in 1949.  During his final season with the Giants, Lohrke had the opportunity to play in the World Series against the Yankees in 1951. 

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