This Day in Jewish History 1945: American Baseball Legend Who Struck Out in Israel Is Born
Ken Holtzman, famous Jewish southpaw pitcher, was faithful to his Jewish roots but some things were beyond even his remarkable abilities.
November 3, 1945, is the birthdate of Ken Holtzman, a star major league pitcher and observant Jew who was vanquished only by the awfulness of Israeli baseball.
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