Sy: 100 years since Black Sox World Series, new details challenge long-held story

From Stephanie Sy at PBS NewsHour on October 9, 2019, with SABR member Jacob Pomrenke:

Wednesday marks the 100th anniversary of a notorious moment in baseball’s history: when the White Sox lost to the Cincinnati Reds in the 1919 World Series, provoking a scandal that stained the sport’s reputation. Now, as Stephanie Sy reports, a very different story about the players’ motivation is coming out.

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Originally published: October 10, 2019. Last Updated: October 10, 2019.