Jackie Robinson's debut: Dodgers, and baseball, win on long-awaited day
Two batters later, Reiser, who had taken third on an Arky Vaughan grounder, scored on Gene Hermanski's fly ball off reliever Mort Cooper for a 5-3 lead that held up, allowing the 26,623 Brooklynites of all colors, shapes and sizes in attendance home happy.
The men who've called the shots for the Pirates
Could never duplicate the success of Dreyfuss, his father-in-law, despite the presence of the Waner brothers, Pie Traynor and Arky Vaughan. Teams finished second four times. Ray L. Kennedy: 1946. He was the first person to hold the title of general ...
Kiszla: Can Troy Tulowitzki get to the Hall of Fame from Colorado?
The Denver Post
But no shortstop in the Hall, from Arky Vaughan to Honus Wagner, finished with an on-base plus slugging percentage that can match the .891 currently on Tulowitzki's resume. Tulowitzki will never be the wizard at shortstop that we saw in Ozzie Smith ...
Measuring where Ernie Banks ranks among the best shortstops ever
6, Arky Vaughan*, 1932-48, 72.9, 50.6, 61.8. 7, Ernie Banks*, 1953-1971, 67.5, 51.9, 59.7. 8, Ozzie Smith*, 1978-1996, 76.5, 42.3, 59.4. 9, Luke Appling*, 1930-1950, 74.5, 43.8, 59.2. 10, Bill Dahlen, 1891-1911, 75.2, 40.1, 57.7. 11, Alan Trammell ...