Today in Baseball History: Casey Stengel fined for appearing in a beer ad — HardballTalk | NBC Sports

Beer and baseball go together like nothing else. But on this day in 1962, Major League Baseball Commissioner Ford Frick decided that Mets manager Casey Stengel was a bit too familiar with beer for his tastes, and fined him $500. How did that come about? While today’s baseball/beer sponsorship landscape is dominated by multinational behemoths

Today in Baseball History: Casey Stengel fined for appearing in a beer ad — HardballTalk | NBC Sports

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