Ex-Red Deacon White elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
December 4, 2012 - 7:03 pm | Category: Sports
White played baseball from 1871 to 1890 and was a good player in his era – he was a two-time batting champ and three times he led the league in RBI. What makes White so unique is that he was convinced that the world was flat. White tried to convince his teammates of the world’s flatness using the logic that the world obviously doesn’t move because, if it did, how could an outfielder catch a fly ball?
The history books show that White didn’t convince his teammates.Article Source