Irv Noren

Irv Noren

Irv Noren
Born: (1924-11-29) November 29, 1924 (age 89)
Jamestown, New York
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
April 18, 1950 for the Washington Senators
Last MLB appearance
October 1, 1960 for the Los Angeles Dodgers
Career statistics
Batting average .275
Home runs 65
Runs batted in 453

Career highlights and awards

Irving Arnold Noren (born November 29, 1924 in Jamestown, New York) is a retired American professional baseball and basketball player. He played outfield in the Major Leagues from 1950-1960. He played for the St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Senators, New York Yankees, Kansas City Athletics, Chicago Cubs, and Los Angeles Dodgers. He also played for the National Basketball League's Chicago American Gears in 1946-47.[1]

After his playing days were over, Noren worked as a minor league manager. During his time managing the Hawaii Islanders, Noren would fine players $50 if they showed up too sunburned to play baseball.[2]

Noren also worked as a Major League Coach. He was on the staff of the Oakland Athletics as they won three consecutive World Series from 1972 to 1974.


External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)