Acceptance Mark


Ed Albrecht


 

Alumni - The 60 Who made the Show

        Of the approximately 3,100 whose first step on the baseball ladder was in the Sooner State League, 60 played in at least one inning of a regular season Major League game.  The most successful alum is Billy Williams who played at Ponca City in 1956 and 1957.  Others like Ed Albrecht, who threw  for Lawton in 1947 and was the first Sooner State alum to appear in the Majors, was only up briefly.  There were All-Stars like Jackie Brandt and Pete Runnels.  There were future stars in Japan like Joe Stanka and Daryl Spencer. 
  
 

 
Billy Williams

Jackie Brandt

 
Pete Runnels

Joe Stanka

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