Carl Mays

Carl Mays

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Carl William Mays was a right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1915 to 1929. He is remembered for throwing a beanball on August 16, 1920, that struck and killed Ray Chapman of the Cleveland Indians, making Chapman the only person to die from an injury sustained while playing major league baseball. Mays pitched with a submarine motion. Mays was also a notorious spitball pitcher, even though this pitch was legal at the timeshow more

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  • Paperback | 168 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 254g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134959553
  • 9786134959551