George Lange Kelly
Born: September 10, 1895, San Francisco, California
Died: October 13, 1984, Burlingame, California
New York Giants (1915-1917, 1919-1926), Pittsburgh Pirates (1917), Cincinnati Reds (1927-1930), Chicago Cubs (1930), Brooklyn Dodgers (1932)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1973
This Day in Baseball History
On May 22, 1957, the Boston Red Sox tie an American League record by belting four home runs in one inning. The four long balls - hit by Gene Mauch, Ted Williams, Dick Gernert, and Frank Malzone - come in the sixth inning of an 11-0 thrashing of the Cleveland Indians.