Chicago Black Sox http://tspr.org en “The Game of the Year” http://tspr.org/post/game-year <p>Baseball teams from Macomb and Colchester were scheduled to play a five-game series in mid-1921.</p><p>The series was tied 2-2 after four games with the deciding 5<sup>th</sup> game scheduled for September 11.</p><p>The game was played at the Macomb fairgrounds in front of more than 1,600 people.</p><p>The contest was about to begin when a car pulled up and three of the infamous Chicago Black Sox (Shoeless Joe Jackson, Ed Cicotte and Swede Risberg) got out and joined the Colchester team.</p> Thu, 02 Aug 2012 05:08:57 +0000 Jason Parrott 19222 at http://tspr.org “The Game of the Year”