June 5, 1962

Red Sox pitcher Don Schwall said his sore arm is ready and able to work. At the time, the 1961 American League rookie of the Year was 1-6.

In 1961, he was 15-17 with a 3.83 ERA for a team that went 76-86. In 1963 season, Schwall had nine wins, 15 losses and a 4.94 ERA. The Red Sox shipped him to Pittsburgh on Nov. 20, along with Jim Pagliaroni, for Jim Lamabe and Dick Stuart.

Stuart hit 42 homers with 42 homers with 114 RBIs in 1964. He also led big-league first basemen with 29 errors, earning the nicknames “Stonefingers.”

Traded to the Phillies after the 1964 season for pitcher Dennis Bennet, Stuart had 28 homers and 95 RBIS in 1965. He also made 17 errors and gained another nickname, “Dr. Strangeglove.”

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