Virgil Manson "Red" Day
, born September 17th, 1888 in Harmony, Johnson County, Arkansas, was a professional baseball pitcher from 1914-1921.
Virgil was nicknamed "Red" because of his red hair. Besides playing baseball, he also worked as a farmer and a teaching during the off-season. Because of his involvement in education, he was often called "Professor". Day died in March, 1957 in Arkansas and was buried in Bethlehem Cemetery in Hartman, AR.
Stats at Baseball-Reference.com.
1) Charlotte Observer, 5/13/1921
2) Charlotte Observer, 3/13/1921
3) Social Security Death Index
4) 1920 US Census