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On this Date 1937 - HOF Burgess Whitehead and Giants Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 06/27/19, 5:00AM EDT

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Burgess Whitehead collected three hits in five trips to the plate...

June 27, 1937 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Burgess Whitehead collected three hits in five trips to the plate, scored a run and drove in another to pace the New York Giants to an 8-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals. Whitehead had his seventh double of the year among his hits. A native of Tarboro, he was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1981.

Burgess Whitehead - NCSHOF