A Random Tribute to Joe DiMaggio’s 56-Game Hitting Streak

  May 15, 1941- Joe DiMaggio, the Yankee Clipper, ripped a single off of White Sox pitcher Eddie Smith. He was a wiry, young Italian-American who had learned the game of baseball on the sandlots of San Francisco and had grown to play centerfield for the New York Yankees. He didn’t know it at the … Continue reading A Random Tribute to Joe DiMaggio’s 56-Game Hitting Streak