On this date in 2007, Clete Boyer passed away at age 70.
"One day during infield practice, he came over to me and stepped off five paces near second base and drew a line in the dirt. He said, 'You take care of this area and I'll take care of everything on the other side of the line.'" - Bobby Murcer who came up as a shortstop on instructions he received from third baseman, Clete Boyer
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.