On this date in 2006, Sibby Sisti passed away at age 85.
"When Sisti gets hurt, he does the job completely. The most sewn-up athlete in baseball. He carries the scars of 75 stitches on his carcass giving him the title of 'The Embroidered Man.'" - sportswriter, Al Hirshberg
Seasoned Midwesterner who's interests include baseball, collectibles, Detroit Tigers, heavy music including gothic and symphonic metal, history and offering unsolicited social and political commentary.