Just Because: Gabby Hartnett with Al Capone

Gabby Hartnett was a catcher for 20 years in the majors (1922-41), 19 of which for the Cubs. He's now in the Hall of Fame.

Al Capone was a notorious Chicago gangster during prohibition.

And here are the two together, via a tumbler account called "History Porn:"

Click here for a full-size picture.

If you want to get really annoyed, imagine the fallout that would happen if a player these days was pictured with a known drug smuggler. Fun times!

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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last five World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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