Walter Franklin Judnich (January 24, 1916 – July 10, 1971) was an American professional baseball player. He played as a center fielder in Major League Baseball for three different teams between 1940 and 1949. Listed at 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m), 205 lb, Judnich batted and threw left-handed. In baseball books, he is known indistinctly as Wally or Walt Judnich. A native of San Francisco, California, and graduate of Mission High School, Judnich entered the majors in 1940 with the St. Louis Browns, playing for them five years (1940–42, 1946–47) before joining the Cleveland Indians (1948) and Pittsburgh Pirates (1949).