Alfonso Ramon Lopez
Born: August 20, 1908, Tampa, Florida
Died: October 30, 2005, Tampa, Florida
Brooklyn Robins, Dodgers (1928-1935), Boston Braves (1936-1940), Pittsburgh Pirates (1940-1946), Cleveland Indians (1947)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1977
This Day in Baseball History
On May 17, 1912, historic Fenway Park in Boston is officially dedicated, as the Red Sox play host to the Chicago White Sox. Playing in front of an overflow crowd, the Red Sox lose the game, 5-2.