Today's Baseball Bio: Bob Lemon https://sabr.org/bioproj/person/c865a70f
Today's Baseball Bio: Bob Lemon
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As Bob Lemon watched Willie Mays make his historic catch in Game One of the 1954 World Series against the Cleveland Indians, he may have recalled another spectacular catch by a young center fielder 8½ years earlier. That was the day, April 16, 1946, when rookie outfielder Bob Lemon saved Bob Feller’s Opening Day victory over the Chicago White Sox.