On this date 65 years ago in 1951 at St. Louis’s Sportsman’s Park a pinch hitter by the name of Eddie Gaedel would step into the batter’s box for the St. 221 more words
Tags » Bill Veeck
‘Chicago White Sox Suspend Chris Sale for ‘Destroying Team Equipment’
“The Chicago White Sox on Sunday said it has suspended Chris Sale following a clubhouse incident Saturday night, in which the pitcher reportedly damaged throwback jerseys the team was scheduled to wear. 524 more words
Mike Veeck comes from a baseball family of team owners, with his last name being one of the most recognizable in baseball history.
In 1993, Veeck was one of three partners who started the successful independent minor league St. 103 more words
Baseball is almost the only orderly thing in a very unorderly world. If you get three strikes, even the best lawyer in the world can’t get you off. 7 more words