Dickson had little success in either the National or Federal Leagues. He was 3-19
for the 1912 Braves and led the Feds with 21 losses for Pittsburgh in 1914. He led
the Texas League in ERA (1.06) in 1916.
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY
»June 22, 1912:
They might be the Braves this year, but they're still the doormats of the NL. The Giants fatten their averages today, beating Boston, 17–5 and 14–12. New York puts the opener away for Christy Mathewson with 10 runs in the 7th inning, with Walt Dickson taking the loss.
»August 27, 1912:
Owen Wilson triples for his 3rd game in a row, a 4th inning drive off Walt Dickson good for three runs. Pittsburgh beats Boston, 9–4.