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 24, 1995, the Chicago White Sox and Texas Rangers play the longest doubleheader by time in major league history. The teams split the twinbill, which lasts seven hours and 39 minutes. By the end of the second game, only a few hundred fans remain at Comiskey Park.