Baseball: Past and Present

Archive for the 'Carl Mays' Category

What he did: More than 80 years after his last game, Carl Mays remains one of baseball’s most notorious figures. Mays threw the pitch that resulted in the only death of a player in baseball history. He also might have intentionally lost games in the 1921 and 1922 World Series, and he wore out his […]

  • Written by Graham Womack