Wren Crews was the short stop for the 1910 OAC baseball team. Wren Clark Crews earned letters for the Beaversfrom 1907-1910. He actually played for the Beavers for 5 years. He was also a memberof the 1906 team, the year before baseball wasmade a varsity sport at OAC.
Silver Lake baseball team. Left to right (back): Joe Long, Mike Hough, Rufus Cochrane, Gus Shroeder, unknown, John McCoubeach. Center: unknown, George Drum. Seated in front: Burt Goudy, - McCurley, Billy Southerland.
Prior to the beginnings of varsity baseball in 1907, Oregon State played baseball on an occasional basis beginning as early as 1883. In 1899, the school began playing an indoor version of the game. In 1900, the indoor baseball team compiled a 3-1 record, which included wins over the University of Oregon, Albany College, and the Salem YMCA. Baseball players in photo are: A. J. Bier (lf), Harold Belt (rf), R. D. Burgess (c), Elwood Clark (2b), Arthur Derby (1b), J. G. Elgin (mgr), Ira Hamilton (lf), James Hartley (3b), Raymond Heinkler (nf Cayst), C. E. Small (p)