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History: September 27 – On this day back in 1920 Eight Chicago White Sox players are charged with fixing the 1919 World Series.

Narrated by David Ackroyd The Black Sox Scandal was a Major League Baseball match fixing incident in which eight members of the Chicago White Sox were accused of intentionally losing the 1919 World Series against the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for money from a gambling syndicate led by Arnold Rothstein. ~ Summary from Wikipedia