Cecil "Tex" Hughson
Buda, Texas native Cecil "Tex" Hughson pitched for the Boston Red Sox from 1941-49 and compiled a 96-54 record. Hughson's finest season was 1942 when he led the league in wins (22), complete games (22), innings pitched (281) and strikeouts (113). In 1946 Hughson helped lead the Red Sox to the American League pennant by winning 20 games. The 6'3, 198 lb. hurler was an All-SWC pitcher in 1937 for the Texas Longhorns. Hughson was inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 1987.