Clark Calvin Griffith
Born: November 20, 1869, Clear Creek, Missouri
Died: October 27, 1955, Washington, District of Columbia
St. Louis Browns (1891), Boston Reds (1891), Chicago Colts, Orphans (1893-1900), Chicago White Sox (1901-1902), New York Highlanders (1903-1907), Cincinnati Reds (1909), Washington Senators (1912-1914)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1946
This Day in Baseball History
On May 24, 1967, Tom McCraw of the Chicago White Sox launches three home runs and drives in eight runs in a 14-1 win over the Minnesota Twins. McCraw, not known for his power, will finish the season with only 11 home runs - a career high.