John Preston Hill
Born: October 12, 1882, Culpeper, Virginia
Died: December 19, 1951, Buffalo, New York
Pittsburgh Keystones, Leland Giants, Chicago American Giants, Cuban X Giants, Philadelphia Giants, Detroit Stars
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Negro Leagues Committee: 2006
This Day in Baseball History
On December 4, 1988, the Los Angeles Dodgers acquire first baseman Eddie Murray from the Baltimore Orioles for infielder Juan Bell and pitchers Brian Holton and Ken Howell. Murray will bat a career low .247 for the Dodgers in 1989.