John Joseph Evers
Born: July 21, 1881, Troy, New York
Died: March 28, 1947, Albany, New York
Chicago Cubs (1902-1913), Boston Braves (1914-1917, 1929), Philadelphia Phillies (1917), Chicago White Sox (1922)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1946
This Day in Baseball History
On December 4, 1957, the Cleveland Indians trade pitcher Early Wynn to the Chicago White Sox as part of a four-player deal. In return, the Tribe receives former outfielder Minnie Minoso, who will bat .302 over each of the next two seasons.