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Shields Surname Index

Benjamin Cowan Shields, Sr., Baseball Career "Scrapbook"

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Newspaper clipping
Richmond Times-Dispatch
". . . Ben Shields, Star Pitcher, Fights to Regain Health"
by Robert Harper
17 Dec 1928


Duplicate of the Telegram from Ben Shields to J. F. Bunch of the Omaha,
Nebraska Baseball Club

21 Jul 1932
Stating he would join the club if they would guarantee expenses up and back


Special thanks to my aunt Sandy Shields Griffin and to my father, Benjamin Cowan Shields, Jr. for giving me copies of the newspaper clippings, photos, and other information about my grandfather.

Online reference sources that I used for some of the baseball information:

Baseball-Reference.com

Baseball Almanac

Historic Baseball

Retrosheet Official Web Page


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