Born: November 26, 1866, Cranston, Rhode Island
Died: October 19, 1954, Boston, Massachusetts
Chicago White Stockings (1888-1889), Chicago Pirates (1890), Boston Reds (1891), Boston Beaneaters (1892-1900), Milwaukee Brewers (1901), Philadelphia Phillies (1904-1906)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1945
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.