Juan Antonio Marichal Sanchez
Born: October 20, 1937, Laguna Verde, Dominican Republic
San Francisco Giants (1960-1973), Boston Red Sox (1974), Los Angeles Dodgers (1975)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1983
This Day in Baseball History
On December 6, 1968, Commissioner William “Spike” Eckert resigns under pressure from the major league owners. National League attorney Bowie Kuhn is appointed commissioner on an interim basis.