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

New York Yankees (American League)

Page 4

Partial Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
Part of an article describing the 1926 NY Yankees Players
24 Jan 1926

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Shields Said Doing Well With Yankees in Florida"

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Conflicting Reports on Shields' Health Drift Back From Florida"


Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Lefty Shields Leaving Today for Long Rest"

Newspaper clipping (no name of newspaper)
"Ben Shields Sent Home by Yankees
Big Hurler in Richmond for Rest After Illness--May Report Later"



Other NYY Pages:
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Next: Richmond Colts (Minor League)

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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