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Shields Surname Index

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

Richmond Colts (Minor League)

Page 4

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Truckers Fail to Shake Jinx of Shields in Opening Game"
probably May 1925

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Shields Great . . . [part missing] Three Homers Give Red Proctor Pain"
by Robert Harper
probably May or June 1925

Newspaper clippings (no name of newspaper)
"Richmond Chalks Up 11 Hits As Shields Wins 8th Contest"
2 Jun 1925

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
(Continuation of an article, but I don't know which is and might not even the first part or the article)
Subtitle of article:  "Shields Great Pitching"
probably June 1925

Other Richmond Colts Pages:
Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9

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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