TIL of Boston Red Sox player Fred Thomas, who was granted a furlough by the Navy to play in the 1918 World Series during WWI. He remains the only active member of the military to play in a Major League game. by whatilearned August 25, 2022, 8:18 pm Read more: https://sabr.org/bioproj/person/fred-thomas-2/ What do you think? 11 Points Upvote Downvote activeBostonfredfurloughgamegrantedLeaguemajorMembermilitarynavyplayplayerredRemainsseriesSoxthomasTILToday I learnedWorldWWI See more Previous article My Wife Reshiram Next article TIL that the dinosaur Cryolophosaurus has been nicknamed “Elvisaurus”, due to a nasal crest on top of its skull that gives it a “pompadour” appearance. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.