Earl Weaver

July 11, 2016 1

Pitching, defense, and the three-run homer were the Holy Trinity of Earl Weaver’s managing philosophy. Earl Sidney Weaver was born…

Cy Young Award

July 6, 2016 0

The Cy Young Award is a baseball pitcher’s most coveted prize. Named for Denton True Young [Daily Dose, March 15],…

Rick Wise

June 23, 2016 2

Richard Charles Wise may have put on the greatest one-game performance in major league baseball history in 1971.   Born…

Joe Nuxhall

June 10, 2016 1

Joseph Henry Nuxhall is the youngest player ever to appear in a major league baseball game. Born in Hamilton, Ohio—the…