Smoky Joe Wood

Smoky Joe Wood, who Walter Johnson called the fastest pitcher in baseball when Wood won 34 games in 1912, looks over the Red Sox 'Dream Team' on his front porch in New Haven on August 18, 1982.

( Associated Press / August 17, 1982 )

Smoky Joe Wood, who Walter Johnson called the fastest pitcher in baseball when Wood won 34 games in 1912, looks over the Red Sox 'Dream Team' on his front porch in New Haven on August 18, 1982.

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