Smoky Joe Wood Historical

Smoky Joe Wood Historical (HM1XR9)

Location: Hot Springs, AR 71901 Garland County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 30.903', W 93° 4.412'

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After training in Hot Springs in 1912, twenty-two-year-old Smoky Joe Wood compiled a 34-5 record and led the Boston Red Sox to a victory in the World Series. On March 28, 1913, Smoky pitched five scoreless innings at Whittington Park versus the Pirates, twice striking out Honus Wagner. While in Hot Springs, Wood rode an ostrich here at the Hot Springs Ostrich Farm.
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HM NumberHM1XR9
Year Placed2012
Placed ByHot Springs Advertising & Promotion Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 493250 N 3819268
Decimal Degrees34.51505000, -93.07353333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 30.903', W 93° 4.412'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 30' 54.18" N, 93° 4' 24.72" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)501
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 847 Whittington Ave, Hot Springs AR 71901, US
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