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Viva Medias B's
11-28-2007, 11:36 PM
Rudie Schaffer, a right-hand man of Bill Veeck's, passed away at the age of 96.

Link (http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/cs-071128soxschaffer,1,4204642.story)

Fenway
11-28-2007, 11:40 PM
Rudie Schaffer, a right-hand man of Bill Veeck's, passed away at the age of 96.

Link (http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/cs-071128soxschaffer,1,4204642.story)

Rudie was the drummer in this pic
http://www.suntimes.com/realchicago_sports/1970s/34.html

soxrme
11-29-2007, 12:00 PM
I was there that day, Veeck was always pulling great stunts. The crowd went absolutely crazy when he came out with the peg leg. There is nobody like him today.