The American League|
The Early Years
by David Lee Poremba
Arcadia Publishing, 2000 | Buy the book
FAIR PLAY IN THE FALL CLASSIC | New York Giants manager John McGraw shakes hands with Philadelphia Athletics slugger Harry Davis as umpire Tom Connolly looks on before the 1911 World Series. This was the long awaited rematch from 1905, when the Giants defeated the A's 4 games to 1 and every game was a shutout. McGraw had his team wear the same black uniforms as a taunt.
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From The American League by David Lee Poremba.
Copyright © 2000 by David Lee Poremba. Excerpted with permission.