Walter Alston

Walter Emmons Alston
Born: December 1, 1911
Venice, OH USA
Deceased: October 1, 1984
Oxford, OH USA
Coaching Career: 1954-1976
Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1983.
Playing Statistics

Walter Alston compiled a record of 2040 wins and 1613 losses in his managing career with the Brooklyn Dodgers and Los Angeles Dodgers. He began managing during the 1954 season and last managed during the 1976 campaign. Alston was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1983.

Coaching Record:

Season League Team G W L W%
1954NLBrooklyn Dodgers1549262.597
1955NLBrooklyn Dodgers1549855.636
1956NLBrooklyn Dodgers1549361.604
1957NLBrooklyn Dodgers1548470.545
1958NLLos Angeles Dodgers1547183.461
1959NLLos Angeles Dodgers1568868.564
1960NLLos Angeles Dodgers1548272.532
1961NLLos Angeles Dodgers1548965.578
1962NLLos Angeles Dodgers16510263.618
1963NLLos Angeles Dodgers1639963.607
1964NLLos Angeles Dodgers1648082.488
1965NLLos Angeles Dodgers1629765.599
1966NLLos Angeles Dodgers1629567.586
1967NLLos Angeles Dodgers1627389.451
1968NLLos Angeles Dodgers1627686.469
1969NLLos Angeles Dodgers1628577.525
1970NLLos Angeles Dodgers1618774.540
1971NLLos Angeles Dodgers1628973.549
1972NLLos Angeles Dodgers1558570.548
1973NLLos Angeles Dodgers1629566.586
1974NLLos Angeles Dodgers16210260.630
1975NLLos Angeles Dodgers1628874.543
1976NLLos Angeles Dodgers1589068.570


1955 - ML TSN Manager of the Year
1959 - ML TSN Manager of the Year
1963 - ML TSN Manager of the Year

Statistical data from Baseball Databank, made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License