From Grandstand and Bleachers!

Item Info

Item No: pixc00242
Title: From Grandstand and Bleachers!
Additional Title: From Grandstand and Bleachers!
Publication Year: 1930
Media Type: Cartoons (Commentary)
Source: Print and Picture Collection

 Created for Evening Public Ledger, date unknown.


"In his unprecedented 53 years as a manager, Mack won 3,731 games – a feat that is unlikely to ever be matched. He received the Bok Award for his service to Philadelphia in 1929, which was a recognition typically saved for artists and business professionals."

  • "Connie Mack." The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Web. 13 Oct. 2015.

"Although synonymous with baseball, Mack became a legend not as a player, but as a manager and owner. Mack earned the Philadelphia Award for 1929 because of the strict code of ethics that he demanded of his players."

  • "1929 - Cornelius McGillicuddy [Connie Mack]." The Philadelphia Award: Recipients. Web. 13 Oct. 2015. <