This day in baseball: Colby Jacked SeriesPosted: October 20, 2017
On October 20, 1910, pitcher Jack Coombs, a.k.a. “Colby Jack,” threw a six-hit complete game to defeat the Cubs, 12-5. The Philadelphia pitcher’s performance came on just one day of rest and gave the Athletics a 3-0 lead in the World Series. Coombs would win three of the A’s four victories in the Series.