Skip to content

Having a Ball on the Field

[IMGCAP(1)] Herman “Germany” Schaefer sees what it’s like on the other side of the camera during a Washington Senators game against the New York Highlanders in April 1911. Schaefer, known for his on-field antics, played much of his career with the Senators. In 1917, following the U.S. declaration of war on Germany, he changed his nickname to “Liberty” Schaefer, according to baseball-reference.com.

Recent Stories

Judge denies Menendez bid to toss searches in bribery case

US asks Supreme Court to stop Texas immigration law

Capitol Lens | Before sunset

Responding to US, France enshrines abortion access in constitution

‘One existential threat’: In shift, Biden gives Trump a tongue-lashing

Supreme Court tosses Colorado’s decision to bar Trump from ballot