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Wallace Johnson

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Wallace Johnson

Biography Wallace Darnell Johnson (born December 25, 1956 in Gary, Indiana), is an American former professional baseball player and coach. He was a first baseman with the Montreal Expos and San Francisco Giants, and Chicago White Sox third base coach. Known for his skill as a pinch hitter, Johnson was a switch-hitter and threw right-handed. After graduating from Indiana State University Wallace was drafted by the Montreal Expos in the sixth round of the 1979 amateur draft. He made his major league debut for the Expos in September 1981 and played most of his career in Montreal. He spent part of...

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