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Turning the Black Sox White: The Misunderstood Legacy of Charles A. Comiskey

This myth-busting baseball biography of the legendary White Six founder sets the record straight on his role in the 1919 Black Sox scandal

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Founder of the Chicago White Sox, Charles “The Old Roman” Comiskey was a giant of Major League Baseball. Vilified as the driving force behind the notorious “Black Sox” scandal of 1919, in which the White Sox threw the World Series, his unfairly tarnished reputation overshadows a larger-than-life figure who changed the course of baseball over the course of a five decade long career as a player, manager, and team owner.

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