Originally Posted by Senya13
He beat Mike Donovan. That's one good win. He won the title from Billy McCarthy. Nothing impressive, but can be added as another good win, ok. But #9? He was a natural welterweight, who accidentally won a title at middleweight.
He gets kudos for being a pioneer. LaBlanche, Reagan, Donavon, McCaffrey and McCarthy were fair fighters, and as his name suggests he was without Pareil for a good five/six years.