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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: