Former major league umpire Derryl Cousins, who worked three World Series during a career that lasted over three decades, has died. He was 74. Craig Cousins said his brother died at home Monday after a bout with cancer.
Mazara was the White Sox's starting right fielder for most of the short season, and he was held to 1 homer in 149 plate appearances while batting . over 42 games. The 25-year-old right fielder missed the end of summer training camp and the first 10 games of the season with strep throat and never was a factor.
The Red Sox reportedly have their eye on a talented Cuban prospect, but they have plenty of competition.