A hundred-and-one years ago today, nineteen-year-old Fred Merkle either made the most famous base running error in baseball history, or was set up by a clever opponent. Sigh. Poor ol’ Fred.
In his honor, I’m re-posting this old comic. Enjoy!
I’ll re-post “Part Two: Snodgrass’ Muff” on his Anniversary of Infamy, October 16.