Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

This Day In History: 2000-03-07

March 7, 1967: Red Sox manager Dick Williams plays first baseman George Scott in right field during an inter-squad game and announces that Scott will be used in the outfield during the regular season “as needed”; Scott will later knock himself unconscious running into the right field wall in Winter Haven, FL, ending the experiment.

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