Snook Wesson

Lewis Austin "Snook" Wesson, born July 24th, 1918 in Hot Springs, AR1 2 was a Negro League baseball player.


Wesson was the son of Austin Wesson and Blanche (nee Bluthenthal) Wesson.3

Wesson may have played with the New York Black Yankees from 1948-1949.4 He also played with the independent Chokio Chiefs.5 6

Wesson died March 15th, 2001 in Portland, OR.7
2 The Oregonian, 3/20/2001
4 The Biographical Encyclopedia of the Negro Baseball Leagues, by James A. Riley
5 Chokio Review, 1/16/1992
7 The Oregonian, 3/20/2001