Al FrancesconiEnjoyed 14 years on the Sandlots beginning as a second baseman with the National A.C. Title teams, 1935-38. At Buchtel High he also handled third base and catching duties and helped the Griffs to their first ever title in 1940. Played 2nd and 3rd for Champion Sohio A.C. teams in '41-'42 and then after a stint in the Navy, played for Moore Wrestlers, Goodyear Wingfoots, and closed out his career as a catcher for the Smith Sheriff Title teams in 1949 and 1950.