George Zuverink

Zuverink pitched for eight seasons in the big leagues, compiling a 32-36 career record with 40 saves. He came up with the Cleveland Indians in 1951 and pitched in 16 games over the next two seasons. Primarily a reliever, Zuverink made 25 of his 31 career starts for the Detroit Tigers in 1954. He was […]

Gus Zernial

The American League’s home run king in 1951, Zernial’s career spanned from 1949-1959. He played for three teams and hit 237 home runs during that time, playing in the All-Star Game in 1953 and twice finishing in the MVP vote. Zernial came up with the Chicago White Sox in 1949. He hit 29 home runs […]

Dom Zanni

  Zanni pitched for three teams over seven years from 1958-1966, starting with the Giants, then the White Sox and finishing with the Reds. Primarily a middle reliever, his best season was 1962 when he pitched 44 games, winning six of them, for Chicago. Zanni’s career ERA was 3.79 and he finished with a respectable […]