Clarence Arthur Vance
Born: March 4, 1891, Orient, Iowa
Died: February 16, 1961, Homosassa Springs, Florida
New York Yankees (1915, 1918), Pittsburgh Pirates (1915), Brooklyn Dodgers (1922-1932, 1935), St. Louis Cardinals (1933-1934), Cincinnati Reds (1935)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Baseball Writers: 1955
This Day in Baseball History
On December 11, 1986, the New York Mets acquire outfielder Kevin McReynolds from the San Diego Padres for outfielder Kevin Mitchell and four other players. Mitchell will win the MVP Award in 1989-for the San Francisco Giants.