Saturday, August 23, 2014

Baseball Great: Joe 'Iron Man' McGinnity

Five times Joe McGinnity pitched both halves of double headers, and on three of them won both games.

He pitched in the major and minor leagues for 33 years, from 1893 through 1925; at the age of 54, his record was 6 wins and 6 losses with Dubuque of the Mississippi Valley League.

The Image of Their Greatness
Lawrence Ritter and  Donald Honig
1984, Crown Publishers, New York

Wikipedia Page

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