Home / Directors / Walter Bal Net Worth
Walter Bal Net Worth

Walter Bal Net Worth

How rich is Walter Bal?

Walter Bal net worth:
Under Review

Walter Bal information

Walter Bal information

Walter Bal profile links

Walter Bal profile links

Edward Johnson III

Herbert Allen Jr.

Ray J

Naomi Judd

More net worths

Walter Bal net worth & biography:

George Walter Ball (September 13, 1877 – December 15, 1946) was an African-American baseball pitcher in the Negro Leagues. Born in Detroit, Michigan, from 1893 he played ten years as the only black player on minor white teams in Minnesota and North Dakota. For more than a decade beginning 1903, he played for major teams, mainly in the Chicago region. Sources say he was given the nickname "The Georgia Rabbit" and "Diamond."He began his baseball career in 1893 in St. Paul, Minnesota playing for the Young Cyclones team. He also played briefly with the Osceola team until 1899, when he went to Grand Forks, North Dakota where he played until the end of the 1900 season. In the first season, Ball won 25 out of 28 games, and helped the team win the state baseball championship of North Dakota.Ball played with the Lakota, North Dakota team for the first part of the 1901 season. He captained the York, North Dakota baseball team the last half of the season and finished the season there.In 1902 he played on the St. Cloud baseball team, helping them win the championship of eastern Minnesota. He wintered in Grand Forks, North Dakota and was signed by Frank Leland to play for his Chicago Union Giants in 1903. It was the first colored baseball team Ball had ever played for, and until then he had always been the only black player on white teams.After the 1903 season with the Chicago Union Giants, Ball was signed and played for the Cuban X-Giants for the 1904 season, playing with Mike Moore, Grant Johnson, Harry Buckner, Dan McClellan, and Big Bill Smith.In 1905 Ball played the first half of the season for the Brooklyn Royal Giants. During the last half of the season, he was back playing for the Chicago Union Giants, reportedly winning 48 straight games.In 1906 Ball went to New York to play a season with the Quaker Giants, but the team folded by July 1 of that year. He came back to Chicago and finished the year with the Leland Giants.Working with Reid and Hirshfield, Ball organized and managed the St. Paul Gophers in 1907. He even played on the team part of the season, but didn’t finish the season there and moved back to Chicago to finish the year with the Leland Giants.In 1908 Ball went back to Minneapolis, Minnesota and played for the Keystones. However, Frank Leland got Ball released from his contract, and he returned to Chicago to finish the season. He played winter ball in 1908-1909 for the Fe club of Havana, Cuba, winning 12 out of 15 games. He prevented the Almendares from winning the pennant which they had won five years in a row. When the winter season closed on March 31, 1909, he joined the Lelands at spring training in Memphis, Tennessee in April and toured the south, never losing a game in Spring Training.Ball opened the 1909 season with the Leland Giants, losing only one out of 25 league games that year.He was still pitching for the Chicago Giants into his 40s when the Negro National League formed in 1920 and 1921.Ball died in Chicago. He is buried at the Lincoln Cemetery at Blue Island, Illinois. Wikipedia

More about Walter Bal:

  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Facts
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures


Cinematographer

Cinematographer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Brilliant2004
Wrong Number2002/II
Say Nothing2001director of photography
Five Minute Break1999
Nico the Unicorn1998
Out of Control1998
Pterodactyl Woman from Beverly Hills1997
Night of the Demons III1997Video
Back in Business1997
Richard III1996
Precious Find1996
Art Deco Detective1994
Ils sont grands, ces petits1979
Les égouts du paradis1979
The Old Fox1977TV Series 1 episode
Juliet and the Feel of the Times1977
Blood Relations1977
Scrambled Eggs1976
The Conquistadores1976
Le cheval de fer1975Documentary
The Brigade1975
The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau1971-1973TV Series documentary 2 episodes
The Volapuk Squad1970

Camera Department

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
That Most Important Thing: Love1975second assistant camera
La course en tête1974Documentary camera operator
Et demain?1974Documentary assistant camera
The Clockmaker of St. Paul1974assistant camera
Day for Night1973camera operator
State of Siege1972assistant camera
A Gorgeous Girl Like Me1972camera operator
The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau1971TV Series documentary cameraman - 1 episode

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Day for Night1973Walter, le chef opérateur
Trotsky1967

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bobo Jacco1979

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bobo Jacco1979writer

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pano Will Not Be Shown1969staff

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Gertrude Stein Mystery or Some Like It Art2010Himself
The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau1973TV Series documentary

Looks like we don't have Walter Bal awards information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have Walter Bal salary information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have Walter Bal interesting facts information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have Walter Bal quotes information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have Walter Bal trademarks information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have Walter Bal pictures. Sorry!

Is Walter Bal's Net Worth Deserved?

Check Also

Noël Burch Net Worth