Tristram E Speaker
Born: April 4, 1888, Hubbard, Texas
Died: December 8, 1958, Lake Whitney, Texas
Boston Red Sox (1907-1915), Cleveland Indians (1916-1926), Washington Senators (1927), Philadelphia A's (1928)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1937
This Day in Baseball History
On May 23, 1948, Joe DiMaggio belts three consecutive home runs during the first game of a doubleheader against the Cleveland Indians. The New York Yankees’ star swats two of the home runs against Bob Feller. The Yankees win the game, 6-5.