July 9, 2019, 02:39 pm

HISTORICALLY YOURS: 'Eagle Eye' Beckley born in Hannibal

 09-07-2019 2:39 PM

Jacob Peter Beckley was born in Hannibal, Missouri, on Aug. 4, 1867, to Bernhart and Rosina (Neth) Beckley. A lefty, he was just a teenager when he started playing semi-professional baseball. For two seasons he split his time between the Leavenworth (Kansas) Oilers and a team in Lincoln,...

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