George "Shotgun" Shuba Funeral Information 

Friday, October 10, 2014 - 4:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Lane Funeral Home
5797 Mahoning Ave., Austintown, OH 44515
(330) 744-2289

George's son Michael is requesting quietness in the main showing room. Please honor his request. Thank you. Also, please bring your memories to share with Michael Shuba and family.

Church services will be at Saint Christine Parish Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 10:00 am 
3165 S Schenley Ave., Youngstown, OH 44511
(330) 792-3829

Bay State Bulldogs Clinic (Marshfield, MA)


Could you ever imagine a teammate telling you to treat a fellow teammate differently simply because he was "Different"?  Could you imagine eleven of your fellow team members feeling the same way-"We don't like the color of his eyes nor his hair for that matter, he's weird and doesn't talk much.  We hear he's crazy".   What would you do?   

See the rest of the story on the Bay State Bulldogs' Website (Click Here).

The Original Barrier Breaker
Wednesday, January 3, 2007

Blue Heaven: January 2007 (Scroll to Last Article)

"...The Baseball world and our country would never be the same. But did you know it was not the first act of kindness to a African-American man in organized Baseball. There was another event, just a year before, that also helped open the doors..."

George's Book: "My Memories as a Brooklyn Dodger" was released on July 25, 2007. Get the real story on "A Handshake for the Century" and find out in his own words about his thrilling pinch-hit home run off of Allie Reynolds of the New York Yankees in the 1953 Fall Classic.

My Memories as a Brooklyn Dodger
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September 18, 2007
Borts Field Renamed in Honor of George "Shotgun" Shuba

Borts Field DedicationYoungstown Ball Field Dedicated to Former Baseball Pro. The Borts Ball Field on the city's west side, will now be known as the George "Shotgun" Shuba Field.

33 News - Straight to the Point - LOCAL NEWS - Video - Field of Dreams

21 News Now, More Local News for Youngstown, Ohio - Youngstown Ball Field Dedicated to Former Baseball Pro


"Welcome Home"
by Paul Kaplan
Shuba's Handshake
of the Century
(Check out Paul's site)


Meet Max Turnquist
First Member of the "George 'Shotgun' Shuba
600 Swing Club for Kids"
(Click Here for More information)


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