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In September of 1919, gambler Joseph "Sport" Sullivan and White Sox first baseman Chick Gandil met in Room 615 at Hotel Buckminster.
They talked about an idea to pay a group of White Sox players to throw the 1919 World Series.
This is the room in the Hotel Buckminster, in Kenmore Square, where the 1919 Black Sox Scandal was hatched:
Here's more on the gambler who set it up:
Revisiting Buckminster Hotel — the birthplace of the Black Sox scandal.
Revisiting Buckminster Hotel — the birthplace of Black Sox scandal via @BostonGlobe
The Black Sox scandal of 1919 had its roots in Boston. @Dan_Shaughnessy visits some ghosts at the Buckminster Hotel:
@Dan_Shaughnessy : Revisiting Buckminster Hotel — the birthplace of Black Sox scandal