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Shortstop for the Chicago White Sox 1917 - 1920, but was banned form baseball after
the Black Sox scandal. He received $15,000 to lose intentionally to the Cincinnati Reds
in 1919. He went 2 for 25 in that series and committed 8 errors. Later in life he would have a leg amputated because of an old playing wound that never healed correctly.


Swede Risberg
Swede Risberg

acrylic on wood
4 3/8 x 5 3/4 x 3/4"