George Stacey Davis
Born: August 23, 1870, Cohoes, New York
Died: October 17, 1940, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Cleveland Spiders (1890-1892), New York Giants (1893-1901, 1903), Chicago White Sox (1902, 1904-1909)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1998
This Day in Baseball History
On May 22, 1962, New York Yankees slugger Roger Maris receives four intentional walks during a 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels. The four intentional free passes set a new American League record. In 1961, Maris had blasted 61 home runs - a major league record.