Tag: Stu Holcomb

This Day in White Sox History: Stu Holcomb blows up the team

This Day in White Sox History: Stu Holcomb blows up the team
July 27, 1951 – The Sox trailed the Yankees 3-2 when the game was delayed 25 minutes by rain. When play resumed, the Sox scored twice more to lead 4-3. Yankee manager Casey Stengel began stalling hoping for more rain. He got his wish and the game was called, reverting back to a 3-1 Yankees win. That... Read more »

This Day in White Sox History - Rain delay reversal and Holcomb's flurry of releases

This Day in White Sox History - Rain delay reversal and Holcomb's flurry of releases
July 27, 1951 – The Sox trailed the Yankees 3-2 when the game was delayed 25 minutes by rain. When play resumed, the Sox scored twice more to lead 4-3. Yankee manager Casey Stengel began stalling hoping for more rain. He got his wish and the game was called, reverting back to a 3-1 Yankees win. That... Read more »
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