Luke Easter was a star whose Major League career started later than it should have.  He was a 36 year old rookie whose best years were in the Negro Leagues.  Joining the Indians full time in 1950, he was a star, slugging first basemen hitting 85 homers from 1950 to 1952 with over 100 RBI in '50 and '51.Luke Easter Essentials

Positions:
Bats: L Throws: R
Height: 76 Weight: 240
Born: Wednesday, August 04, 1915 in Jonestown, MS USA
Died: 3 29 1979 in Euclid, OH USA
Debut: 8/11/1949
Last Game: 5/4/1954
Full Name: Luscious Luke Easter

 

Luke Easter was a star whose Major League career started later than it should have. He was a 36 year old rookie whose best years were in the Negro Leagues. Joining the Indians full time in 1950, he was a star, slugging first basemen hitting 85 homers from 1950 to 1952 with over 100 RBI in ’50 and ’51.