Russ Young CatcherBorn: (1902-09-15)September 15, 1902Bryan, OhioDied: May 13, 1984(1984-05-13) (aged 81)Roseville, California Batted: Switch Threw: Right MLB debutApril 16, 1931, for the St. Louis BrownsLast MLB appearanceJuly 27, 1931, for the St. Louis Browns MLB statisticsBatting average.118Home runs1Runs batted in2 Teams*St. Louis Browns (1931) Russell Charles Young (September 15, 1902 – May 13, 1984) was a professional baseball catcher. He played part of one season in Major League Baseball for the St. Louis Browns in 1931. He was a switch hitter and threw right-handed. He was 6'0" and weighed 175 lbs. Young also played 4 games at fullback for the Dayton Triangles of the National Football League in 1925. Young had an extensive career in minor league baseball, spanning eighteen seasons from 1923-40. He played most of his career with the minor league Milwaukee Brewers, for whom he played in all but two seasons from 1923-34. ReferencesEdit This article includes a list of references, related reading or external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. Please improve this article by introducing more precise citations. (April 2009) Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Baseball-Reference (Minors) http://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/Y/YounRu20.htmTemplate:US-baseball-catcher-1900s-stub Retrieved from "https://americanfootballdatabase.fandom.com/wiki/Russ_Young?oldid=213949" Categories: Articles lacking in-text citations from April 2009 Articles with invalid date parameter in template All articles lacking in-text citations American football fullbacks Dayton Triangles players Major League Baseball catchers St. Louis Browns players Milwaukee Brewers (minor league) players Minneapolis Millers (baseball) players Charleston Senators players Union City Greyhounds players Huntington Aces players Baseball players from Ohio People from Bryan, Ohio 1902 births 1984 deaths Sportspeople from Roseville, California Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.