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Larry Baker

W L D
24 20 3
11 KOs 1 KOs
last 6


bouts 47
rounds 315
KOs 23%
 
global ID 34137
birth nameClarence Leroy Baker
born 1931-02-02
death date2012-05-28 / age 81
debut1952-05-27 / age 21
divisionwelterweight
height5′ 8″   /   173cm
residence
Mount Vernon, New York, USA
birth place
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Career Record

date lbs opponent lbs
record 
location
result 
rounds
1960-10-27
147Mick Leahy149½31 9 3
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
Boxing News 4/11/60
1960-10-08
146½Fred Tiedt146¾8 3 2
Kings Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
W RTD2/8
 W  
RTD
2/8
  
Boxing News 14/10/60
1960-09-15
146Jimmy McGrail144½12 0 0
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
Boxing News 23/9/60
1960-08-11
144½Tony Smith142½22 2 0
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
Boxing News 19/8/60
1960-05-09
22Wally Swift148½21 3 1
Vetch Field, Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
referee: Ike Powell
Boxing News 13/5/60
1960-05-03
146½Stan Harrington15034 6 1
Civic Auditorium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1960-03-24
145½Tony Smith147½20 1 0
The Stadium, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
W KO2/10
 W  
KO
2/10
  
Boxing News 1/4/60
1959-10-03
146¾Luis Manuel Rodriguez14523 0 0
Coliseo de la Ciudad, Havana, Cuba
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
1958-09-16
149David Cervantes14923 19 3
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
Cervantes down twice in the 3rd round.
1958-04-18
142Lahouari Godih14147 3 2
Capitol Arena, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Marty Gallagher 84-99   judges: Julian Whitestone 85-99, Benny Alperstein 83-99
Godih had relinquished the French Lightweight Title to box in the United States. It was a slow fight.
1958-03-08
148Giancarlo Garbelli14154 5 6
Milan, Lombardia, Italy
LPTS10/10
 L 
PTS
10/10
  
1958-01-08
146Garnet Hart14722 3 1
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LUD10/10
 L 
UD
10/10
  
referee: Frank Sikora 41-49   judges: Howard Walsh 40-49, Harold Marovitz 42-49
1957-09-11
147Vince Martinez149½56 5 0
Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA
LTKO8/10
 L 
TKO
8/10
  
time: 3:00   referee: Bernie Weismann
Bad cuts
1957-07-03
145Gaspar Ortega147¾42 7 1
Auditorium, Miami Beach, Florida, USA
W SD10/10
 W  
SD
10/10
  
referee: Eddie Coachman 97-96   judges: Gus Jacobson 95-94, Fred Aaronson 92-97
1957-04-02
150Ray Perez15712 7 5
Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
W KO1/10
 W  
KO
1/10
  
1956-03-26
147½Pat Lowry149¼40 9 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W TKO8/10
 W  
TKO
8/10
  
time: 0:47   referee: Petey Scalzo
Scalzo stopped the bout after Lowry rose from the bout's lone knockdown.
1956-02-24
146Buddy Jackson144¾13 2 3
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W KO1/6
 W  
KO
1/6
  
referee: Larry Napp
1955-12-05
Gordon Perry19 5 1
Arcadia Ballroom, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1955-11-21
Gordon Perry19 4 1
Arcadia Ballroom, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1955-06-28
146Jackie O'Brien14664 15 8
Freeport Stadium, Freeport, New York, USA
W UD10/10
 W  
UD
10/10
  
1955-04-26
148Rafael Gutierrez14828 13 3
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
DPTS10/10
 D 
PTS
10/10
  
judges: Happy Hancock 95-97, Eddie Lopez 94-93, Herman Schuchardt 95-95
Gutierrez was knocked down in the 2nd round
1955-03-28
144Buddy Holderfield14727 19 1
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
Holderfield was knocked down in the 2nd and 4th round.
1955-03-08
148½Perrin Vega150½7 3 1
Municipal Auditorium, San Antonio, Texas, USA
W RTD2/10
 W  
RTD
2/10
  
Vega was not out for the 3rd round.
1954-10-22
144½Ernie Roberts144½20 4 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1954-06-18
147¾Billy Lauderdale14846 9 16
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS8/8
 W  
PTS
8/8
  
1954-02-23
150½Danny Rubino156½19 6 3
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1954-01-14
143Johnny DiGilio140½19 3 0
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
LPTS8/8
 L 
PTS
8/8
  
1953-12-07
Claude Fortin21 9 4
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
W PTS10/10
 W  
PTS
10/10
  
1953-10-23
147Jay Anderson14825 2 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1953-09-04
144Emerson Butcher143¾24 11 10
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1953-07-26
Don Trainor16 2 1
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
W KO7/0
 W  
KO
7/0
  
1953-06-06
146Jimmy Cousins1545 6 2
Memorial Stadium, Syracuse, New York, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1953-04-17
143Paul Griffin1477 3 0
St. Nicholas Arena, New York, New York, USA
W KO4/6
 W  
KO
4/6
  
time: 1:59
1953-03-09
147¾Don Braun14727 7 1
Eastern Parkway Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1953-02-19
145¾Johnny Taylor144¾0 1 0
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
W TKO3/8
 W  
TKO
3/8
  
1953-01-29
146½Jimmy Carlini146½12 1 1
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1953-01-02
143¾Bernie Lynn146¾1 1 1
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1952-12-11
145Jimmy Carlini14712 1 0
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1952-11-21
143Billy Lepido1483 0 0
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
LPTS4/4
 L 
PTS
4/4
  
1952-11-06
143½Tony Bove146½18 3 1
Sunnyside Garden, Sunnyside, Queens, New York, USA
DPTS6/6
 D 
PTS
6/6
  
1952-10-31
143¾Donald King144½debut
Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, USA
W KO2/4
 W  
KO
2/4
  
time: 2:21
1952-09-22
145Richard Nogan148½3 3 3
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS6/6
 W  
PTS
6/6
  
1952-08-25
144¾Paul Griffin1450 1 0
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1952-07-21
147Paul Griffin145½debut
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
1952-06-09
146Chuck Bloss145½15 5 1
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
LPTS6/6
 L 
PTS
6/6
  
1952-06-02
147Mike Costanza148½debut
Fort Hamilton Arena, Brooklyn, New York, USA
W KO3/4
 W  
KO
3/4
  
1952-05-27
141Dave Cuevas1403 3 0
Laurel Garden, Newark, New Jersey, USA
W PTS4/4
 W  
PTS
4/4
  
The Ring,Aug 1952 has Leroy Baker,141,NYC,not in Boxrec.
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