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Bob Addis

Graduating from Barberton in 1943, Addis went on to play minor league and major league baseball with 15 teams during the next 12 years - finishing with a lifetime batting average of .304. His biggest claim to fame was winning the American Association batting title in 1950 with the old Milwaukee Brewers. He hit .323 that year and won his way right into the major leagues! Before he hung up the cleats he played with Chicago and Washington in the American League, plus Brooklyn, Boston, Chicago and closed out his career in 1953 with Pittsburgh in the National League.

Inducted 1972 | Baseball