Players were not paid what they are paid today. Therefore, they could be influenced with cash by gamblers and organized crime.
The black sox was the 1908 white sox. the were called "black" because they fixed the world series
There are no Baltimore Black Sox. There are Baltimore Oriels or Chicago White Sox!
The White Sox were dubbed the Black Sox after the controversial claim that the White Sox "threw" (purposely lost) the 1919 World Series.
It Is Written - 1956 White Sox to Black Sox was released on: USA: 30 November 2013
There is and never was a formation of a Major League Baseball team called the "Black Sox". The "Black Sox" is just a disparaging nick-name that was given to the Chicago White Sox after supposedly "throwing" (losing purposely) the 1919 World Series. It is Known as the Black Sox scandal.
sox are something you put on your foot.
The Black Sox are a nickname of the 1919 Chicago White Sox. They were baseball players accused of taking bribes to throw the World Series.
The black sox scandal and throwing the 1919 World Series.
The 1919 Chicago White Sox lost the World Series to the Reds. It was discovered shortly after that the Sox players threw the series away and betted on the games. 8 or 9 Sox players were banned for life from the game of baseball. It eventually became known as the Black Sox Scandal, hence the name Black Sox.
The Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago "Black Sox" in the 1919 World Series
maybe black sox scandal
The Black Sox