Richard Benjamin Ferrell
Born: October 12, 1905, Durham, North Carolina
Died: July 27, 1995, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
St. Louis Browns (1929-1933, 1941-1943), Boston Red Sox (1933-1937), Washington Senators (1937-1941, 1944-1945, 1947)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1984
This Day in Baseball History
On December 9, 1992, the Atlanta Braves sign Cy Young Award winner Greg Maddux to a $28 million free agent contract. Maddux will win three more Cy Young awards with the Braves.