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  • One: Moe Berg, whose career began in 1923 and ended in 1939.

    ROB NEYER’S BIG BOOK OF BASEBALL LEGENDS

  • TODD: The files reveal operatives who, before and after the war, were top actors, athletes, attorneys, Arthur Goldberg, who later became a Supreme Court justice, worked labor unions behind the lines in Europe looking for recruits, Chicago White Sox catcher Moe Berg, a daring spy who spoke several languages and tapped into the Germans 'deepest-held secrets.

    CNN Transcript Aug 14, 2008

  • You see some really famous faces, Julia Child, the baseball player Moe Berg.

    CNN Transcript Aug 14, 2008

  • Chicago White Sox catcher Moe Berg, a daring spy, who spoke several languages and tapped into the German's deepest held secrets.

    CNN Transcript Aug 15, 2008

  • The eccentric ex-baseball player Moe Berg was another OSS veteran.

    A Charm Brigade

  • As was this person, Chicago White Sox catcher, Moe Berg.

    CNN Transcript Aug 14, 2008

  • HILL: The National Archives just released the personnel files of nearly 24,000 other OSS operatives, unmasking a World War II spy ring that reads like a who's who including Supreme Court Justice Arthur Goldberg, White Sox catcher Moe Berg, who spoke not only German, but Japanese.

    CNN Transcript Aug 14, 2008

  • As was, I find this one even more interesting that Julia Childs, Chicago White Sox catcher Moe Berg, probably on the same level.

    CNN Transcript Aug 14, 2008

  • We note it here because one story in particular - the story of baseball player turned spy Moe Berg - stuck with us, and has surfaced again, according to the Guardian in Spying on the Bomb: American Nuclear Intelligence from Nazi Germany to Iran and North Korea.

    TUESDAY MARGINALIA

  • One of the most important agents to visit the outpost was Renaissance man and super-agent Moe Berg.

    Operatives, Spies, and Saboteurs

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