Share 
Walter Johnson, Baseball Pitching  Johnson family photo
Kathy Pinna
Added
by

Walter Johnson, Baseball Pitching

Walter Johnson ("Barney" and "The Big Train" was a baseball pitcher for the Washington Senators from 1907 - 1927. Here, he's showing President Coolidge how to throw a curve ball. (You can see the movement of the ball.) On the other side of President Coolidge is Bucky Harris, a second baseman for the Washington Senators who later became a manager and was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Perhaps the other men are also players for the Washington Senators?

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress
... show more

Write a comment
Photo taken at Washington DC, Washington DC USA on
Walter Johnson, Baseball Pitching

John Calvin Coolidge, Jr.

Mini-biography
Born: Jul 4, 1872
Died: unknown
Also in this photo: John Calvin Coolidge, Jr. at 52 years old  ·  Bucky Harris at 28 years old  ·  Walter Perry "Harvey " Johnson at 27 years old