Baseball has a very long and quirky history. Many splinters and odd twists. The episode of Geronimo Park is one of those strange baseball splinter stories. Hank Sheffer tells the full story in the Geronimo Park episode. See additional highlights for this episode in this post.
We’ve all watched the old western movies and have seen some “reenactments” of old west train robberies. Well of course, they never quite happened the way they are shown in the movies. Actually, the real stories are much more interesting. Here are two stories of real, old western, Arizona train robberies as told by Arizona’s official state historian, Marshall Trimble.