Remembering The GREATEST Pitcher Ever To Put On A Uniform

On July 7, 1906, the greatest pitcher ever to play professional baseball was born. No it wasn’t Cy Young, Christy Mathewson, Walter Johnson, Bob Gibson, or even Sandy Koufax. They were all great, but the greatest pitcher ever to play professional baseball was named Leroy “Satchel” Paige. The great Joe DiMaggio once called Satchel Paige “the best and fastest pitcher I’ve ever faced.”

 

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