June 23, 1917

June 23, 1917 This classic report comes courtesy of the Associated Press: In baseball’s greatest relief effort, Ernie Shore of the Boston Red Sox came in for Babe Ruth with nobody out and a man on first. The base runner was cut down stealing and Shore retired all 26 batters he faced to gain a 4-0 victory over Washington. Ruth walked Eddie Foster to open the game and was ejected after arguing with umpire Brick Owens. You May Have Missed... Fresh Content Direct to Your Inbox Subscribe Now ...

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