Countless cases could be made for those not included in the Baseball Hall of Fame. Charles Ebbets not being in is shameful at best, unforgivable at worst.
Ebbets Field? The Brooklyn Dodgers as we know them today? None of that may have been a reality, if not for one man by the name of George Chauncey.
On Charles Ebbets’ 155th birthday, we celebrate the life of the former owner of the Brooklyn Dodgers.