Harry Arthur "Cookie" Lavagetto (December 1, 1912 – August 10, 1990) was a MLB baseball player and manager from Oakland. He played for the Oakland Oaks, but is best known for his time with the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Lavagetto was nicknamed "Cookie" after one of the owners of the Oakland Oaks. He missed four years of MLB because of military service during WWII.
Links and References
- Cookie Lavagetto on Wikipedia