Al "Crown Prince of Baseball" “Crown Prince of Baseball” Schacht (Al Schacht)

Al “Crown Prince of Baseball” Schacht

Schacht was a journeyman pitcher for the Washington Senators for 3 seasons. After his retirement as a player he barnstormed doing a comic act at ballparks and was the first “Clown Prince of Baseball.” In the 1940-50s he owned a popular restaurant that bore his name in New York City.

Born

  • November, 11, 1892
  • USA

Died

  • July, 07, 1984
  • USA

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