All posts tagged "Hal Rice"

  • Pirates History
    This Date in Pirates History: June 14

    Plenty of trades in Pittsburgh Pirates history on this date, including two that involved Hall of Fame players and the same player getting traded in back-to-back years. We also have two birthdays and a rare hitting feat during the 1940’s in John Fredland’s, Jolly Roger Rewind. The Trades 1983: Marvell Wynne to...

  • This Date in Pirates History
    This Date in Pirates History. February 11

    On this date in 1928 the Pittsburgh Pirates traded pitcher Vic Aldridge to the New York Giants in exchange for future Hall of Fame pitcher Burleigh Grimes. Aldridge was 34 at the time of the trade and had won 15 games for the Pirates in 1927, helping them to their fourth World...

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