The 1919 World Series featured baseball’s most infamous scandal. Some Chicago White Sox took bribes from gamblers to throw the Series. Sox star outfielder “Shoeless” Joe Jackson’s name appeared prominently among those implicated as cheaters. Follow as the Chicago History Museum uses Shoeless Joe’s voice to tell his story.
> Read the story from the beginning
Photograph by Chicago Daily News, Inc.
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