Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Kenesaw Montain Landis

On this date in 1921, Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis suspends eight Chicago White Sox players for their alleged involvement in the fixing of the 1919 World Series.

"If I catch any crook in baseball, the rest of his life is going to be a hot one."


Mark Aubrey said...

The Judge was Lyle Lovett before Lyle Lovett was Lyle Lovett.

Contrary Guy said...

Probably why Lyle Lovett never signed that petition to have Joe Jackson reinstated.