Thursday, May 10, 2007

Instigator Mickey Mcdermott

In 1953 Red Sox pitcher Mickey Mcdermott started a fight with Bob Holbrook (a reporter) in the Red Sox locker room, when Mickey punched him in the face. Ted Williams took much pleasure in witnessing this act and congratulated Mickey on a job well done.

1 comment:

Peter N said...

Teddy Ballgame was not one of the faves of the media guys, to say the least. I'm enjoying your stuff here...I wish you could go into just a LITTLE more details on some of these fascinating facts....any chance??? Peter