Year Inducted – 1996

Sid was a a 5’4″, 135-pound scrapper at second base and shortstop during the heydays of the outstanding Akron Orphans teams that garnered several championships from 1930-45. A package of dynamite at the plate, Sid connected for a career batting average of .350. He was named to six All-Star teams and closed out his playing days with the 1945 NABF National Champion Orphans. After that, Sid coached 10 years in the youth leagues, including a couple with the Akron Yankee Juniors championship teams.