Joe Sprinz

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Joseph Conrad Sprinz (Mule)

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On July 3, 1939, Joe "Mule" Sprinz attempted to catch a ball dropped 800 feet from a blimp at the World's Fair. The ball hit his upraised mitt and drove it into his face, fracturing his upper jaw, ripping his lips, and knocking out five teeth.

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