Ernest Natali Lombardi
Born: April 6, 1908, Oakland, California
Died: September 26, 1977, Santa Cruz, California
Brooklyn Dodgers (1931), Cincinnati Reds (1932-1941), Boston Braves (1942), New York Giants (1943-1947)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1986
This Day in Baseball History
On May 21, 1963, Jim Maloney of the Cincinnati Reds ties the National League record for most consecutive strikeouts in a game. Maloney fans eight Milwaukee Braves in a row and finishes with a total of 16 strikeouts in a 2-0 win.