George Harold Sisler
Born: March 24, 1893, Manchester, Ohio
Died: March 26, 1973, Richmond Heights, Missouri
St. Louis Browns (1915-1922, 1924-1927), Washington Senators (1928), Boston Braves (1928-1930)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1939
This Day in Baseball History
On May 17, 1998, David Wells pitches the first perfect game at Yankee Stadium since Don Larsen’s masterpiece during the 1956 World Series. Wells strikes out 10 in shackling the Minnesota Twins, 4-0.