1924 March

7th  At Orlando, Reds manager Pat Moran, 48, dies at spring training of Bright’s disease. Coach Jack Hendricks replaces the popular Moran. Hendricks, a graduate of Northwestern Law School, is a lawyer off-season.

22nd  In a spring training game in Tampa, Rogers Hornsby faces Walter Johnson for the second and last time in his career, this time popping up and hitting into a DP. The Senators top the Cardinals, 8-6. They will play again on the 27th with St. Louis prevailing, 3-2.

23rd At Winter Haven, the White Sox shut out the Reds, 4-0, behind Roberson, Cadore and Lavere.

24th  In Leesburg, FL, the Cardinals bounce the Phillies, 17-10.

31st In Los Angeles, the Pirates edge the Cubs, 7-6. Tomorrow, the Cubs retaliate with a 17-2 victory in Kingman, AZ, and Pittsburgh will be victorious on April 3 in Albuquerque as the teams make their way East.