Happy Birthday Warren Spahn (Wherever You Are!)

WSpahn.JPGApril 23, 1921 marks the birthdate for Hall-of-Famer and renowned southpaw Warren Spahn. A hero of my own baseball youth spent in Hartford, Connecticut, Spahn was the smoothest looking lefty I ever witnessed–that is, until I had the chance a half-century later to watch Faustino Corrales.


For more on the Spahn birthday tribute the reader can turn to: http://rksbaseballbookshelf.wordpress.com/.



Faustino1.jpgFor more on Faustino Corrales you will have to wait for my publication of Who’s Who in Cuban Baseball, 1962-2008 (due out from McFarland sometime next spring).



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