Monday, October 25, 2021

Hollywood bit players on baseball cards: Part 8

Today's actor appeared in the 1970 Jerry Lewis film Which Way to the Front, a World War Two satire generally considered one of Lewis's worst films. He plays a character named Lincoln, driving the jeep in the photo below.

He had a brief career in movies, but a long one in baseball. A fantastic fielder and excellent hitter, Davis had 2,561 hits, including 182 HR, in his eighteen year career, mostly with the Dodgers. He had several baseball-related TV guest appearances, including episodes of The Flying Nun and Mr. Ed.

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