Connie Mack Day

Connie Mack Day event organizer Larry Gordon presents a ceremonial bat before the game to former U.S. Senator Connie Mack III, while current U.S. Congressman Connie Mack IV and young Connie Mack V both look on. The town of East Brookfield, Massachusetts, celebrated Connie Mack Day on the 150th anniversary of his birth on September 14-15, 2012. (COURTESY OF BILL NOWLIN)