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Joe Page

Joe Page (Baseball.  Born, Cherry Valley, PA, Oct. 28, 1917; died, Latrobe, PA, Apr. 21, 1980.)  There were no official saves when Joseph Francis Page was the bulwark of the Yankees bullpen.  Page probably would have earned 70 to 90 saves for the Yankees, depending on which version of the rules were applied.  But he […]

Bill Bevens

Bill Bevens (Baseball.  Born, Hubbard, OR, Oct. 21, 1916; died, Salem, OR, Oct. 26, 1991.)  If not for the intervention of the manpower shortage created by World War II, it is doubtful that baseball fans at large would ever have heard of Floyd Clifford Bevens.  Bill Bevens, a mediocre minor league righty, was 0-7 at […]

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