Robin Evan Roberts
Born: September 30, 1926, Springfield, Illinois
Died: May 6, 2010, Temple Terrace, Florida
Philadelphia Phillies (1948-1961), Baltimore Orioles (1962-1965), Houston Astros (1965-1966), Chicago Cubs (1966)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1976
This Day in Baseball History
On December 12, 1903, the Chicago Cubs acquire future Hall of Famer Mordecai Brown from the St. Louis Cardinals for pitcher Brakeman Taylor and catcher Larry McLean.