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Cascarella Dies At 94

by David M. Jordan On Wednesday May 22, 2002, Joseph Thomas Cascarella, a pitcher for the Athletics in 1934 and 1935, died of pneumonia in a Baltimore hospital. He was 94, having been born June 28, 1907, in Philadelphia.        

An Interview with Lum Harris

by Harrington E. Crissey, Jr. (Editor’s note: Local baseball historian Harrington “Kit” Crissey published two volumes of interviews with big league ballplayers in World War II baseball, entitled Teenagers, Graybeards and 4-F’s. The second volume, copyrighted in 1982, featured American League players. Kit has kindly given us permission to reprint from time to time his […]