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Lip Man 1
03-08-2007, 11:55 AM
March 9, 1927 - Popular Sox outfielder Johnny Mostil attempts suicide in a hotel room in Shreveport, Louisiana. Despite razor cuts to his wrist, neck and chest, Mostil survives and returned to the team in April. After his career hed become a longtime scout / coach and help develop future players like outfielder Jim Landis.

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