This day in baseball: Cravath hits 4 doubles

In a game against the Cincinnati Reds on August 8, 1915, Phillies outfielder Gavvy Cravath collected four doubles to tie a major league record. Cravath’s performance helped lead Philadelphia to a 14-6 victory at Redland Field.

Gavvy Cravath, c. 1913-1914 (public domain)

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