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"Jimmie Foxx"

Sep 1, 2020

University of Miami baseball coach Jimmie Foxx with FSU coach Danny Litwhiler in Tallahassee, Florida, April 18, 1957
Credit State Library and Archives of Florida / Flickr/Creative Commons

Baseball phenom Jimmie Foxx got his start playing with the Easton Farmers in Queen Anne's County before breaking into the big leagues in the late 1920s with Connie Mack in Philadelphia.