Archive for August 2001 | Monthly archive page

Crash Davis, A Legend in His Own Time, Dead at 82

by David M. Jordan Philadelphia Athletics followers and baseball fans everywhere were saddened to learn of the passing of Lawrence “Crash” Davis in  North Carolina on Friday.    

Eric Tipton Dies

Eric Gordon Tipton (April 20, 1915 – August 29, 2001)[1] was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia Athletics and the Cincinnati Reds.