Monday, January 9, 2017

Tigers Defeat Cubs 6-4 at George Field Exhibition Game 1943


On April 13, 1943 the Chicago Cubs and the Detroit Tigers visited George Field.  Desite the cold weather, 4000 people watched Detroit win 6-4. 


Becker, Cubs first baseman, toke a healthy cut at one of Newhouser's curve balls and missed.  The catcher was Parsons and "Three Fingered" Brown called them behind the plate.