Monthly Archives: December 2014

1920 World Series Revisited Indians vs Robins

The 98-56 Cleveland Indians take on the 93-61 Brooklyn Robins(AKA Dodgers) This was a best of 9 World Series won by the Indians in 7 games. The Indians suffered a tragic loss on August 16 of this season when shortstop … Continue reading

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1919 World Series Revisited White Sox vs Reds

GAME #1  Heinie Groh is a member of the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame. Deadball baseball as both teams manage just 3 hits. A Heinie Groh triple, and a Pat Duncan sac fly provides all the scoring. 10/1/1919, ChA19-Cin19, Redland … Continue reading

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1919 World Series Revisited Reds vs White Sox

This is the infamous Black Sox Series. I’ve replayed this series 2 x before, and both times the White Sox destroyed the Reds. I’m going to give it one more shot, and hope for a Reds victory. The Reds won … Continue reading

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1918 World Series Revisited Cubs vs Red Sox Games 3, 4, 5 & 6

  GAME #3 Cubs Kick Away Win With 6 Errors Charlie Deal led  NL 3rd baseman in fielding for 3 straight seasons.(1919-1921) Les Mann did everything he could do to secure a Cub victory, he connected on a 3 run … Continue reading

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Christmas Revisited

  A repost from Christmas Past: My Father sang in several local choral groups when I was growing up, and one of them would spend the last Saturday before Christmas singing carols at the local hospitals and nursing homes. A … Continue reading

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1918 World Series Revisited Red Sox vs Cubs Games 1 & 2

GAME #1 Cubs Rally On Mann’s Big Hit Les Mann coached the Indiana Hoosiers men’s basketball team for 2 seasons. Heading into the last of the 8th the Cubs trailed 2-1 to with Babe Ruth on the mound. Their only … Continue reading

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1918 World Series Revisited Red Sox vs Cubs

Because of WWI the season was cut short, and ended on September 2, 1918. The World Series featuring the Boston Red Sox against the Chicago Cubs started on Sept 5. The 75-51 Red Sox finished 2.5 games up on the … Continue reading

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1917 World Series Revisited White Sox vs Giants Game #7

10/16/1917 @ Polo Grounds Eddie Cicotte vs Ferdie Schupp Giants Win Their 3rd World Series Revisited Title Did Eddie Cicotte lay down in this game? Did the online gamblers get to Cicotte? It sure looked like it. The 1st 5 … Continue reading

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1917 World Series Revisited White Sox Vs Giants Games 5 & 6

  10/13/1917 @ Comiskey Park Slim Salee vs Reb Russell Shano Collins Stays Hot As Sox Win Game 5 Jim Thorpe played 6 seasons and finished with a .252 average. Shano Collins had 3 hits, 2 doubles and a triple, … Continue reading

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1917 World Series Revisited Giants vs White Sox Games 3 & 4

10 /10/1917 @ Polo Grounds Eddie Cicotte vs Rube Benton Cicotte Blanks Giants For Game 3 Victory From the Hall of Obscure Records: Shano Collins holds the record for most career bases loaded triples with 8. Eddie Cicotte tossed a … Continue reading

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