Rocky Krsnich

One of the 100-oldest-living baseball players, Krsnich played in 120 big league games between 1949 and 1953. Playing third base for the Chicago White Sox, he hit .215 with three home runs. He saw action in 16 games in 1949 then went back to the minors for two seasons. He rejoined the ChiSox in 1952Continue reading “Rocky Krsnich”

Dick Bokelmann

Bokelmann pitched in 34 games for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1951-1953. He pitched in 20 games his rookie season and had some success, putting together a 3-3 record with 3 saves in 20 games. He made his lone career start that season and had an ERA of 3.78. However, his ERA ballooned to 9.24Continue reading “Dick Bokelmann”