Granite monument to baseball legend John J. McGraw erected in 1938
John J McGraw Monument
Photo taken by Richard Doody in 1990
Text on the statue reads, "In memory of John J. McGraw born in Truxton April 7, 1873 died Feb. 25, 1934 a great American one of baseball's immortals dynamic leader of the New York Giants for 30 years."
Text on the back notes that, "on August 8, 1938 the New York Giants played an exhibition game with the Truxton ball team in this village which made possible the erection of this memorial"