Re: Minor-League Player of the Day
Another reason to celebrate Corky today: His pitching-catching combo brings to mind that great Negro Leaguer, Double-Duty Radcliffe. But I don't know that even Double-Duty ever did double duty in the same game. He went back-to-back.
"Give me the mace and I'll drive the pumpkin down Whitey Ford's throat." -- Ping Bodie, when asked in 1960 whether he could have hit contemporary pitchers.