Shelbyco Magazine Features Article on Birmingham’s Virgil Trucks

The current editon of Shelbyco magazine features a nice article on Birmingham native Virgil “Fire” Trucks, whose career included earning a spot in baseball history as one of only five big league pitchers to throw two no-hitters in a single season.

The article includes some terrific photographs of Mr. Trucks taken recently at Rickwood Field.

Please see link below to the February – March edition of Shelbyco magazine:

http://www.shelbycomagazine.com/2012/02/playing-with-fire/

and links below to view Mr. Truck’s career statistics (Minor League and Major League):

http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/player.cgi?id=trucks001vir

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/t/truckvi01.shtml

 

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~ by rickwood on February 13, 2012.

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