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On this Date 1951 - HOF Clyde King and Brooklyn Dodgers Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 05/20/19, 5:00AM EDT

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Clyde King of the Brooklyn Dodgers tossed a complete game...

May 20, 1951 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Clyde King of the Brooklyn Dodgers tossed a complete game in the second game of a doubleheader, going the distance in a 14-4 victory over the Reds in Cincinnati. King got his fourth win of the year, scattering eight hits, on his way to 14 victories on the season. A Goldsboro native, King also managed for years in the major leagues.  He joined the NCSHOF in 1983.

Clyde King - NCSHOF