This Day In History: 2000-03-28

March 28, 1934: Boston Braves sparkplug shortstop Walter “Rabbit” Maranville broke his left leg sliding into home in an exhibition game against the Yankees; a 5’5″ Springfield, MA, native, Maranville played a major role with the 1914 “Miracle Braves,” and began and ended his 23 year major league career playing for the Braves in 1933.

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