1851 – Born on April 17th in Marshalltown, Iowa. American baseball player and manager who played professionally for 27 years and was still in his team’s regular lineup at the age of 46. 1871 – He signed his first professional contract to play for the Rockford team, the same year Spalding and Ross departed to ..
1934 – Born on February 22nd in Bridgewater, South Dakota. He is also the only manager to win a World Series in both leagues and the first to win 100 games in a season in both leagues. 1959 – Was the second baseman for Philadelphia Phillies. 1970-1978 – He guided the Cincinnati Reds, a team ..