Corsicana Daily Sun (Corsicana, Texas) Date: 15 15 June 1929 Page 10
Whittaker to Coach Pitchers For Sports Announced Saturday SRREVEPORT, La., June 15.— OR)—"Buzzer Bill" Whittaker, one of the immortals of the Fort Worth clubs that mowed down all opposition six and seven years ago, is returning to the Texas league after several seasons in other company. company. The veteran righthander, whom many diamond critics still declare was the greatest curve ball artist to pitch in this league, has been employed as coach of pitchers for Shreveport. The deal was made at the request of Manager Dugan Phelan, former teammate of the Buzzer at Fort Worth. At the start of the present season season Whittaker was manager of a team in the Arizona state league.