Photos: "The Clown Prince of Baseball" in Tucson in 1956
Al Schacht, "The Clown Prince of Baseball," performed his comedy routine at a Tucson Cowboys minor league game at Hi Corbett Field on July 19, 1956. Schacht was a pitcher (1919-21) then coach (1924-34) for the Washington Senators. He opened a steakhouse in Manhattan after WWII that became a favorite of sports icons and celebrities. The restaurant was featured in the movie, "Breakfast at Tiffany's."