Hall of Fame manager of the Boston Beaneaters and the Chicago Orphans before they were known as the Braves and the Cubs.
He started a minor league team in 1884 after leaving his factory job.
His 1892 Beaneaters team was the first team ever to win over 100 games in the major leagues.
He grew up around Amherst, New Hampshire.
He was the first person from New Hampshire to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. Carlton Fisk was inducted a year later.