Mel tried the pitch and it helped him become one of the AL's 4 twenty-game
Born: October 13, 1931
he a N.L. home. Breaking in 49. Eddie played with Atlanta in 1950-51 and joined the Braves in '52.
In '52 Spring training, Ed showed he could hit.
But he wanted to prove he was a good fielder. One day he chased a pop up?
It went near the seats. Ed tried for it and landed in the lap of Ford Frick?BB Commissioner!
EDWIN DONALD SNIDER
outfield BROOKLYN DODGERS
Home: Lynwood, Calif.
Born: September 19, 1926
"Duke was one of the big reasons the Dodgers won the N.L. Pennant in '53. He was the League's top Slugger (.626), led in Runs Scored, Total Bases (370) and set a Dodger record for the Most Homers in 1 season. "Duke" poled at least 1 circuit smash in each N.L. Stadium and hit .320 in the 1953 World Series.