On June 4 1897 — Chicago’s versatile Nixey Callahan wears his pitching hat in an 8 – 5 victory at Washington. Nixey will be 12-9 this year‚ while hitting .292 in 94 games as an IF/OF as well as a pitcher.

 


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Baseball Reference June 4

SABR Games Project

National Pastime June 4

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