Did You Know…

Oakland A’s starting pitcher won both the first and last games of the 1973 World Series.  Starting three games during that championship match-up, Holztman was on the winning end on two of the three games he started.

One response to “Did You Know…

  1. The neighborhood lore was that Holtzman got married in a synagogue, Ezras Israel, about 6 blocks from where I was growing up in Chicago. I’ve never been able to verify it.

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