Joe Tinker (left), Johnny Evers (center), and Frank Chance (right): the three Cubs
described in the poem. "Baseball's Sad Lexicon," also known as "Tinker to Evers
to Chance" ...
Otto Frank married Edith HollÃ¤nder in 1925 and they had two children together,
Margot and Anne. Edith died from starvation in 1945. Otto Frank did remarry in ...
Jan 2, 2013 ... Joe Tinker, Johnny Evers and Frank Chance became forever linked after a ... “
People would see it, ask about it, and I'd get to talk about him and ...
Jul 5, 2010 ... And though Joe Tinker, Johnny Evers and Frank Chance last played together in
1912 – indeed, all have been dead more than 60 years. ... Do a Google search
on 'Baseball's Sad Lexicon' and 'July 10,1910' and you'll get ...
"But I would like to have 25 such crabs playing for me. ... The older brother of Joe
Evers, who appeared as a pinch runner in one game for the ... position while
Selee moved his regular shortstop, fellow rookie Joe Tinker, to third base. .... At
the end of that season Frank Chance resigned as manager (or was fired,
Tinker to Evans to Chance (An error as common as the correct form). ... shortstop
Joe Tinker, second baseman Johnny Evers, and first baseman Frank Chance, ...
May 13, 2014 ... ... success was the play of infielders Joe Tinker (SS), Johnny Evers (2b) and
Frank Chance (1b), ... (Leastwise in fiction they do), yet – it's a sad circumstance,
... Murphy was always a chump, so he has wrenched things askew;'.
Appropriate, then, that poetry – and one poem in particular – has captured the ...
double play combination of Joe Tinker to Johnny Evers to Frank Chance. ... boys
and then I thought it would be fun to write a running story of the game in rhyme. ...
schadenfreude – pleasure derived from the misfortune of others, a common trait ...
Jun 25, 2008 ... These are the saddest of possible words: “Tinker to Evers to Chance. ... First
baseman Frank Chance. ... And the most famous -- that can't even be argued. ... "'
Joe' Tinker, the brilliant Chicago shortstop, has a consistently good ..... and they
have quite a bit in common with the stars of Major League ...
Jan 23, 2007 ... New manager Frank Selee, needing a shortstop, went through a ... The first
Tinker-Evers-Chance double play occurred September 15. ... Tinker and his
ownership did not get along, and he refused to sign a contract for 1914 ....
occasional rock-strewn infield, errors were far more common than they are today