On September 6, 1945 — 1945 – Punching umpire Joe Rue earns an indefinite suspension for the A’s C Greek George. George will not play in the majors again‚ though his lifetime batting average of .177 might be the main cause.

 


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Baseball Reference September 6
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Retro Sheet
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