Ulysses F. Grant
Born: August 1, 1865, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Died: May 27, 1937, New York, New York
Meriden (Connecticut), Buffalo Bisons, Harrisburg Ponies, Cuban X-Giants Genuine Cuban Giants, Philadelphia Giants
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Negro Leagues Committee: 2006
This Day in Baseball History
On May 23, 1948, Joe DiMaggio belts three consecutive home runs during the first game of a doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians. The New York Yankees’ star swats two of the home runs against Bob Feller. The Yankees win the game, 6-5.