In 1954 Ed Andrews was the New York Yankees' first Negro League pitcher. Unfortunately Andrews never panned out as expected or he and not Elston Howard would have been the first black player in team history.
Former minor league catcher. White Sox 11th round (jan)1977, Mariners 1st round (june 2nd) 1977. caught '77-'79 in Mariners system reaching 'A' former major league bull pen catcher winning a world series with the Yankees in 1996
Baseball Pitcher born 1977, pitched in bigs for the Indians, Mets, Rangers, Nationals. Gave up Barry Bonds' 756th Homerun. Radio producer/host in Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas. Not to be confused with his father Mike Bacsik born 1952
MLB catcher from 1953-66 with Reds, Giants, Braves, Cubs, and Angels. Hit a home run in 1962 World Series.
Best season was 1956, getting 28 home runs in 383 at - bats with 75 RBI's and .300 batting average
MLB outfielder from 1947-57 for the Cubs, Reds, and Phillies. Led league in plate appearances with 711 in his rookie season. Twice batted over .300 playing full time in 1952 with .325 batting average and 1953 with .396 batting average
Baseball HOF 1972 AL MVP 1951, 1954 and 1955 was in the world series 14 times and won the world series in 1947, 1949-1953, 1956, 1958, 1961-1962 baseball player for NY Yankees and played for the Mets in 1965. Managed the Mets and Yankees & coached, too
American Baseball Player - First Baseman -'San Francisco Giants'(2008?10), 'Pittsburgh Pirates'(2010?11), 'Philadelphia Phillies'(2011), 'Yomiuri Giants'(2012?13), 'Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles'(2014), ' Pittsburgh Pirates'(2015), 'Fukushima Hopes'(2017)
American Former Baseball Player - First Base - 'Memphis Red Sox' (1947?49), 'Chicago White Sox' (1951, 1953-1954), 'Baltimore Orioles' (1956-1960), 'Kansas City Athletics' (1961), 'Milwaukee Braves' (1961)
Comedian & Actor: The George Burns & Gracie Allen Show, Six of a Kind, International House, A Damsel in Distress, The Sunshine Boys, Oh God!, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Going in Style, 18 Again!, Radioland Murders
German ww2 ME262 pilot born 1924. Was never in the Wehrmacht; author - The last of the few: An Me.262 Pilot remembers, flew the buckner 181, 131, fw 44, ar 66, f-13, w33, w34, ju86, ju88, ju52, me110, me210, me40, me262, klemm 35, sg38, kranich
Billy Ray Butler, nicknamed 'Country Breakfast', is an American professional baseball designated hitter and first baseman for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Kansas City Royals from 2007 to 2014
Pitcher for the White Soxs, Tigers & Browns. Remembered for the base on balls on 4 pitches he issued to pinch - hitting midget of the St. Louis Browns Eddie Gaedel, 3' 7' in height. Cain & Bob Feller tossed one hitter against each other, Cain won
former major league pitcher; played for Cardinals, Phillies, Giants, White Sox, Twins & Indians; 10X All-Star; 2X World Series Champion; 4X NL Cy Young winner; member of National Baseball Hall of Fame (1994); won 329 games; 4,136 strikeouts