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Extra Extra Read all about it!!!!  Here are the trades which Urban Shocker has been in:

first name last name
 
Transaction occurred on 01/22/1918:
 
 
New York Yankees (AL) to St. Louis Browns (AL)

 
  Les Nunamaker
 
  Fritz Maisel
 
  Nick Cullop
 
  Urban Shocker
 
  Joe Gedeon
 
 
St. Louis Browns (AL) to New York Yankees (AL)
Eddie Plank
 
  Del Pratt
 
 

 

Fritz Maisel
Birthdate: 12/23/1889
Died: 4/22/1967
Height / Weight: ' " / 170 lbs.
Place of Birth: Catonsville, MD, USA
Bats / Throws: R / R
One of the fastest runners in baseball history, Fritz 'Flash' Maisel led the majors with 74 stolen bases in 1914

 


Urban Shocker
Birthdate: 8/22/1890
Died: 9/9/1928
Height / Weight: 5' 10" / 170 lbs.
Place of Birth: Cleveland, OH, USA
Bats / Throws: R / R

Won at least 20 games for Browns in 4 consecutive seasons, 1920-1923 


Baseball Historian Biography

Urban Shocker, pitcher New York Yankees, 1925 photo taken at Comiskey Park Game against Chicago White Sox , negative CDN-065236 Chicago Daily News courtesy Chicago Historical Society

 

 
Transaction occurred on 12/17/1924:
 
 
New York Yankees (AL) to St. Louis Browns (AL)
Joe Bush
 
  Milt Gaston
 
  Joe Giard
 
 
St. Louis Browns (AL) to New York Yankees (AL)
Urban Shocker
 
 

On December 17, 1924 the New York Yankees traded three pitchers Joe BushMilt Gaston and Joe Giard to the old St Louis Browns for  pitcher Urban Shocker

Photos from Chicago Daily News negatives collection taken at Comiskey Park in Chicago, courtsey of Chicago Historical Society... Click on photos to enlarge

    

Baseball player, Joe Bush, New York Yankees, standing in foul territory on the field at Comiskey Park 1922

    

Baseball pitcher Milt Gaston, St. Louis Browns, following through after throwing a baseball in Comiskey Park 1926

    

Baseball player, New York Yankees, Urban Shocker standing on field at Comiskey 1916  

Sorry no photo of Joe Giard in our archives

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