Walt Dropo

In this May 3, 1950, file photo, Boston Red Sox's Walt Dropo takes a batting stance as he poses for a photo in Boston. (credit: AP Photo/File)

Former Red Sox Walt Dropo Dead At 87

Walt Dropo, who played 13 seasons in the majors and won the 1950 American League Rookie of the Year award with the Boston Red Sox, has died. He was 87.