1934 – Born on the 18th of August in Barrio San Anton in Carolina, Puerto Rico. He was a Major League Baseball right fielder and right-handed batter. 1954 – The Pittsburgh Pirates obtained him with the # 1 pick of the draft, which was awarded to the Pirates. 1955 – Joined the Pittsburgh Pirates, where ..
1937 – He was born on the 17th of September in Ponce, Puerto Rico. 1958 – In his first season, Cepeda batted .312 with 25 home runs and 96 runs RBI, led the National League in doubles (38), and was named Rookie of the Year. 1967 – He was named the National League MVP by ..
1824 – Born on the 5th of October in Exeter, England. 1867 – He accompanied the National Base Ball Club of Washington D.C. on their inaugural national tour, as their official scorer. 1874 – Was instrumental in organising a similar tour of England, which included games of both baseball and cricket. 1870 – He was ..
1945 – He was born on the 1st of October. 1967 – Rod Carew earned the American League Rookie of the Year award. – He was the second baseman for Minnesota Twins. 1969-1978 – He was the American League batting champion. f1979-1985 – He was the First baseman for California Angels. 1986 – ..
1944 – He was born on the 22nd of December in Miami, Florida. 1965-1967 – Carlton debuted with the St. Louis Cardinals as a 20-year-old and was a regular in the Cardinals rotation. – Carlton enjoyed immediate success in St. Louis, posting winning records and reaching the World Series. 1969 – On the ..
1964 – Born on July 2nd in Regia, Havana, Cuba. 1973 – Become the first unanimous AL MVP since Reggie Jackson. 1985 – Made major league debut on September 2nd. 1986 – Named to Baseball Digest magazine’s Rookie All-Star Team. 1988 – Married to Esther Haddad on November 5th. – First player in ..
1874 – James Joseph Callahan was born on the 18th of March in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. 1902 – He was pitched 1st no-hitter in National League, playing for Chicago White Stockings against Detroit Tigers. 1903-1904 – He served as manager of Chicago White Stockings. 1912-1914 – Once again, he became manager of Chicago White Stockings. 1916-1917 ..
1963 – He was born in Hanford, California, on the 21st of April. – He attended Leigh High School (San Jose, California) and played football and baseball. 1987 – On 16th of July, he played at Houston Astros. 1994 – He was traded to the San Diego Padres. 1996 – He became the ..
1921 – Born on the 19th of November in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Major league baseball’s first black catcher. 1937 – He was with the Bacharach Giants, a semi-pro team, but before the season ended he was the starting catcher for the Baltimore Elite Giants of the Negro National League. 1942 – He went to ..