Given Name: Robert Ned
A good hitter and a decent fielder, Harris did well enough at the plate and in the
outfield with Buffalo to earn a promotion to Detroit. He played most in 1942 and
1943 before entering military service.
|FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY|
|» June 4, 1944:
In Hawaii, Joe DiMaggio hits a 435-foot HR, but the seventh Army Force team loses 6-2 to a Navy team, as former major-league P Bob Harris throw a 4-hitter for the Navy.