On This Date: (June 10, 1948)
June 10, 1948 - Mauch Chunk bangs out 15 hits to claim an 11-2 Panther Valley League victory over Nesquehoning. Allen “Hannah” Morgan collects three hits and scores two runs to lead the offense, while “Pete” McGinley finishes with three hits and a run. “Billy” Herman also finishes the contest with three hits. Winning pitcher “Dutch” Snyder, who strikes out nine, helps his own cause with a pair of hits and three runs scored. Jack “Chubby” Esrang and Franny O’Donnell also chip in with two hits and two runs.