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This Day in Reds History: Happy Resigns the Senate

October 30, 1945: On this day, baseball’s second commissioner, A.B. “Happy” Chandler resigns from the Senate and announces he will move the Commissioner’s office to Cincinnati. He had been serving in both positions since being selected as baseball’s second commissioner in April of 1945. He had been elected to the Senate in 1939. Chandler was … Continue reading