Grave Story: Alvin Tate (1918-1993)

Here lies Alvin Tate, an Army vet who appeared in two games for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1946. The “Big Bone” nickname may have something to do with the fact that Tate was listed at 6’0” and 180 pounds in his playing days. As for the other nickname, I can’t find a reference to its … Continue reading Grave Story: Alvin Tate (1918-1993)