Brandon “Brandy” Davis

Class of

Inducted

Davis, a three-sport star at Newark High School,  lettered in basketball and track at Duke University. Branch Rickey signed Davis for the Pittsburgh Pirates organization in 1951. He was on
the Pirates roster 1952-54. Brandy set a minor league base stealing percentage record, stealing 82 out of 85 chances (96,5%) in 1951. His major contributions to organized baseball have been as a
manager, coach and scout. He worked closely with Dallas Green in the Phillies and Cubs organizations. Brandy had a hand in signing Hall of Famer Mike Schmidt. Davis also worked in the Los Angeles
Dodgers and Houston Astros organizations. He joined the Chicago Cubs as a National scouting supervisor and remained under a Cubs contract through 1989. He signed with the San Diego Padres as an area
scout in 2000.

Share:

INDUCTEES

Every inductee into the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame since our inaugural year in 1976 is represented on our website. Honoring the athletic excellence of these men and women is an integral part of Delaware sports history.

EVENTS

From our annual Delaware Sports Hall of Fame induction gala in May, celebrations of Black History Month and Women in Sports Month, as well as individual sports highlights, there is something for every sports fan.

VISIT

A visit to the museum will take you back over 100 years of sports in Delaware, from the Lenni Lenape Indians right up to today. Experience memorabilia, artifacts, and the stories of Delaware legends.

BECOME A MEMBER

Memberships to the Delaware Sports Museum & Hall of Fame can be purchased throughout the year. Come join our First State Family and have the opportunity to select our next induction class, receive free group tours of the museum, host an event for your family, friends, and business associates, receive our quarterly newsletter, and more!