Cliff Bolton - 1934 Goudey

William Clifton Bolton (April 10, 1907 - April 21, 1979) was a catcher for four decades from 1927 to 1952 in the minor and Major Leagues. He was a veteran of 19 years in the minor leagues but played parts of seven seasons in the big leagues. In the minors, Cliff frequently topped the .300-mark at the plate including a .380 batting average with the Single-A Chattanooga Lookouts of the Southern Association in 1932. Bolton played with the Washington Senators (1931, 1933-1936, 1941) and the Detroit Tigers (1937). Thought he was used mostly as a backup in the Majors, his best year came in 1935 batting .304 with 114 hits, 11 triples, 47 runs and 55 RBI in 110 games. Appearing as a catcher for 266 games, Cliff posted a .982 fielding percentage with a 37% caught stealing percentage. Cliff Bolton finished his career with the Senators after amassing a .291 batting average with 280 hits, 113 runs and 143 RBI in 335 games.



Condition Census (Explain)

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MINT 9
1 MINT 9
2 NM-MT+ 8.5
3 NM-MT 8 (27)

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