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Clear Buck

September 29, 2022
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Buck Weaver was a third baseman of incredible raw talent during the years immediately before and following World War 1. He was a member of the legendary 1919 Chicago White Sox. Poor Buck went down with the players who threw the World Series, but should he have had his career destroyed? We are joined today by Dr. David Fletcher of the Clear Buck Foundation to make a case for why Buck Weaver should have his named cleared, even though these events occurred well over a century ago.

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Dr. David Fletcher – President and Founder of the Clear Buck Foundation

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Clear Buck

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Steve Guerra is a historian and podcaster who hosts three different shows. He started with the History of the Papacy Podcast in 2013. In 2017, Steve began Beyond the Big Screen, a podcast that delves into the fascinating stories behind films through lively interviews. His newest show, Organized Crime and Punishment, takes a deep dive into the roots, evolution, and impact of organized crime across different cultures and countries.
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