Grave Story: Gerald Shea (1881-1964)

Here lies Gerry Shea, an amateur St. Louis catcher who played two games with the St. Louis Cardinals at the end of the 1905 season. Supposedly, he was pulled from the stands to play when the Cardinals didn’t have any healthy catchers available. It’s a great story… if it’s true. Gerald Joseph Shea was born … Continue reading Grave Story: Gerald Shea (1881-1964)