Jacob Nelson Fox
Born: December 25, 1927, St. Thomas, Pennsylvania
Died: December 1, 1975, Baltimore, Maryland
Philadelphia A's (1947-1949), Chicago White Sox (1950-1963), Houston Colt 45s (1964-1965)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1997
This Day in Baseball History
On May 21, 2000, a major league record six grand slams are hit on the same day. Anaheim Angels outfielder Garret Anderson hits the record-breaker, connecting in the Angels’ 10-6 loss to the Kansas City Royals. The previous record of five grand slams had been set just one year earlier.