Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame the 1919 White Sox
ESPN Classic counts down the top 5 reasons baseball fans shouldn't blame the 1919 White Sox for allegedly fixing the World Series.share
Didn't see the video, nor do I need to.
What this all comes down to is that if the Sox players felt underpaid, they could have left and worked a coal mine if need be. They were not indentured to the White Sox. By throwing the series, they disenfranchised the entire fan base. Fixing games is a felony. Chick Gandil even said in an interview they knew what they were doing was illegal.