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 December 10, 1982, the Houston Astros acquire pitcher Mike Scott from the New York Mets for outfielder Danny Heep. Although the trade generates few headlines, Scott will emerge as one of the game’s top pitchers and will win the Cy Young in 1986.