Originally Posted by chicoruiz
Preacher Roe -While coaching basketball in the 1945 offseason, Preach fractured his skull in a fight with a referee. Wow!
Ol' Preach was a very quotable guy.
He spent 4 seasons with the Pirates. He is quoted as saying that "Ralph Kiner just stood in a hole in the outfield. He caught balls hit to his hole but otherwise did not field."