Anthony Michael Lazzeri
Born: December 6, 1903, San Francisco, California
Died: August 6, 1946, San Francisco, California
New York Yankees (1926-1937), Chicago Cubs (1938), Brooklyn Dodgers (1939), New York Giants (1939)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1991
This Day in Baseball History
On May 22, 1968, Pirates' slugger Willie Stargell hit three home runs in a 13-6 victory over the Cubs. The future Hall of Famer just missed a fourth home run when he hit a long double that bounced off the railing of the left field bleachers at Wrigley Field.