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Field of Dreams and Eight Men Out made martyrs of Shoeless Joe Jackson and other White Sox players, but the villains, victims and tragic heroes of the 1919 Black Sox Scandal aren't who we thought, according to Jacob Pomrenke@buckweaver 

Jacob Pomrenke@buckweaver  of @sabr  debunks myths about 1919 Black Sox scandal: White Sox players approached gamblers about fixing the World Series, not vice versa; the White Sox were actually very well-paid; Shoeless Joe was actually a shrewd businessman

Field of Dreams and Eight Men Out made martyrs of Shoeless Joe Jackson and other White Sox players, but the villains, victims and tragic heroes of the 1919 Black Sox Scandal aren't who we thought, according to Jacob Pomrenke@buckweaver 

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