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Ray Chapman

On This Day: Ray Chapman Fatally Injured by Pitch

August 16, 2011 06:00 AM
by Denis Cummings
On Aug. 16, 1920, Cleveland Indians shortstop Ray Chapman was struck in the head by a pitch. He died a day later, becoming the only player in major league history to die from a pitched ball.
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