Monday, March 25, 2013

Earl Hersh, 80, played with Milwaukee Braves in 1956

Earl Hersh
Earl Hersh, an outfielder for the Milwaukee Braves in 1956, passed away at his home in Hanover, Pa., on March 18, 2013. He was 80.

Click here to read more about Hersh's career, including excerpts from a 2011 interview where he talks about his major league debut.

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Virgil Trucks, pitched two no-hitters for the Detroit Tigers, passes away at 95

Virgil Trucks
Virgil Trucks, who spent 17 seasons as a pitcher in the major leagues and served in World War II, passed away Saturday March 23 at his home in Calera, Ala., according to his daughter Carolyn Beckwith. He was 95.

Click here to read more about the wonderful career of Virgil Trucks, including clips from multiple interviews with him throughout the years.