[Jeff Tesreau, New York NL (baseball)] (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1912

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

[Jeff Tesreau, New York NL (baseball)]


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Original data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards: Tesreau, Giants.
Corrected title and date based on research by the Pictorial History Committee, Society for American Baseball Research, 2006.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.11709

Call Number: LC-B2- 2534-12


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    • 15/Aug/2008 17:53:51

    1912 was Jeff Tesreau's rookie year with the New York Giants (NL). In the regular season, he picthed 36 games (starting 28 and completing 19) and led the league with a 1.96 ERA. He started 3 games (going 1-2) in the 1912 World Series against Boston. Boston won the series in 8 games. Yes, 8 games! Game 2, played in Boston, was called because of darkness. Tesreau was on a squad that included Christy Mathewson and Rube Marquard.