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

Boston Red Sox (American League)

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Newspaper clipping
The Boston Herald
"Shields is Set for Sox Berth, Former Yankee Southpaw Shows
Plenty of Stuff at Pensacola"

11 Mar 1930

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Ben Shields Fitted for Red Sox Suit, Southpaw to Stay on
Boston Roster"

by the Associated Press
12 Mar 1930

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Makes Comeback"
Article begins with: "Ben Shields, out of the major league picture for several seasons
because of his health, is making a comeback with the Red Sox . . ."
probably Mar 1930

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Good Pitcher Club"
probably after Mar 1930

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Yankees Blank Boston Red Sox By Eleven Runs"
18 May 1930

Other Boston Red Sox Pages:

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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 Almanac

Historic Baseball

Retrosheet Official Web Page

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