Enos Slaughter Videos

Enos Slaughter videos can be found throughout baseball history. Baseball: A film by Ken Burns, was the story of America's national pastime - an epic overflowing with heroes and hopefuls, scoundrels and screwballs. The saga brought to life rare images of baseball players hardly ever seen and in that vein Baseball Almanac is bringing to you Enos Slaughter videos that have been researched by hand and specifically chosen to illustrate the life and times of this ballplayer.

" Stan Musial , who spent ten seasons playing alongside Slaughter in the Cardinals outfield, proclaimed, 'Enos Slaughter was a tough competitor. He came to play. When he put his uniform on, you knew he was out to beat you.' Musial added, 'He was one of the great hustlers of baseball. He loved baseball. He always ran hard and played hard.'" - Author Robert W. Cohen in The 50 Greatest Players in St. Louis Cardinals History (Taylor Trade Publishing. April 1, 2015. Page 94)
Enos Slaughter

Enos Slaughter Autograph on a 1992 Sporting News (#642)
Enos Slaughter Autograph on a 1992 Sporting News (#642)

Birth Name:
Enos Bradsher Slaughter
Country or Eno
Born On:
04-27-1916  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Roxboro, North Carolina
Year of Death Data Died On:
Place of Death Data Died In:
Durham, North Carolina
Allensville United Methodist Church Cemetery, Allensville, North Carolina Click For Grave Photo
High School:
Roxboro High School (Roxboro, NC)
None Attended
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First Game:
04-19-1938 (Age 21)
Last Game:
Not Applicable
Enos Slaughter


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Enos Slaughter played in his first major league baseball game on 04-19-1938. His year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest appear on our comprehensive Enos Slaughter baseball stats page .

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