Elmer Harrison Flick
Born: January 11, 1876, Bedford, Ohio
Died: January 9, 1971, Bedford, Ohio
Philadelphia Phillies (1898-1901), Philadelphia Athletics (1902), Cleveland Indians (1902-1910)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1963
This Day in Baseball History
On December 6, 1968, Commissioner William “Spike” Eckert resigns under pressure from the major league owners. National League attorney Bowie Kuhn is appointed commissioner on an interim basis.