Walt Williams - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

May 19, 1963:Signed Walt Williams(OF) as free agent
May 26, 1964:Lost Walt Williams(OF) to StL-N on waiver claim

This Date in Astros History

Dec 19, 1943:Walter "No Neck" Williams is born in Brownwood, TX. He goes oh-for-nine in a brief call-up with the 1964 Colts but the diminutive outfielder reaches the majors again in 1967 and has a solid nine-year career with the White Sox, Indians and Yankees.