1887 – Alexander was born in Elba, Nebraska on the 26th of February.
1907 – Became a professional baseball player at the age of 20.
1910 – He was sold to the Philadelphia Phillies.
1911 – Made his debut with a 28 wins, a modern-day rookie record.
1915-1917 – Became the dominant pitcher in the National League.
1918-1926 – Alexander was sold to the Chicago Cubs and was helpful in winning games. He was able to grabbed another pitching triple crown.
1926 – The Cubs sold Alexander to the Saint Louis Cardinals where he gave his best and the finest moment of his career.
1950 – Died in Saint Paul, Nebraska on the 4th of November.