Year Inducted – 2004

A strong right-handed pitcher-first baseman, Emmett pitched 6 no-hitters during his playing career at Clinton High School, American Legion, Canton Road Furniture, Hoover Sweepers, Zoff Heating, Old Dutch Beer and Barberton Merchants teams in the 1940s thru the early ’60s. Emmett also played for the U S Armed Forces in the Boston Park League in Revere, Mass., where he pitched 1 of his no-hitters; another came for the Furnitures team during a NEO A League title season. Emmett played a lot of first base when not pitching and proved his hitting ability with a .301 lifetime average. He played for the Warwick Clinton Merchants in the A League at age 14.