• Creator
  • Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967
  • Created Date
  • 1948-1949
  • Description
  • Ted Williams crosses the plate against the Cleveland Indians as Red Sox teammate Vern Stephens (#5) looks on at Fenway Park. Original data from information provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Ted Williams crosses the plate against the Indians, 1954. Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011. Summary provided by the Society for American Basebal... more
    Ted Williams crosses the plate against the Cleveland Indians as Red Sox teammate Vern Stephens (#5) looks on at Fenway Park. Original data from information provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve: Ted Williams crosses the plate against the Indians, 1954. Corrected date based on research by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011. Summary provided by the Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011. The years 1947 through 1949 were the only seasons that Cleveland wore the style of road uniform shown in this image, and 1948 and 1949 were the only years that a Red Sox player wearing #5 (Vern Stephens) batted behind Ted Williams in the line-up (Society for American Baseball Research, 2010-2011). less
  • Format
  • Photographs
    Film negatives
  • Rights
  • Copyright (c) Leslie Jones. All rights reserved.