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1944 – Born on the 8th of June in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. 1962 – He was recruited by the Orioles as an amateur. 1965 – Made his debut with the club on 7th of August. 1967 – He took over as the Orioles’ regular shortstop and held the position for over a decade. 1969 – He ..

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1903 – Born on the 17th of May in Starkville, Mississippi. 1922 – Joined the St. Louis Stars of the Negro National League as a pitcher. 1924 – Became the starting center fielder of the Negro National League.          – Moved to the Detroit Wolves of the East-West League when the Negro National League ..

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1966 – Born on the 25th of August in Shreveport, Louisiana. 1984 – He was selected to play for the USA in the Junior Olympics. 1985-1987 – Played college baseball at Louisiana State University.        – He became the 4th player to have eight straight seasons of 30 home runs and 100 RBI. 1994 – ..

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1947 – Born on the 7th of December in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 1965 – He was drafted in the second round of the amateur draft and was called up in August, where he hit just .163, but impressed many with his defensive prowess and strong throwing arm. 1967 – Catcher for Cincinnati Reds. 1968 – ..

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1964 – Born on May 11th in Santa Ana, California. Former major league baseball player (Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Diego Padres). 1982 – By the time he was in high school, he had developed into a strong athlete, quarterbacking the football team and playing in the outfield for the baseball team that won ..

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Charles Wade Barkley is an American former basketball power forward. 1963 – Born 20th of February in Leeds, Alabama. 1984 – Left Auburn a year early to begin playing in the NBA with the Philadelphia 76ers. 1990 – Became involved in a few scandals, notoriously a fight with Detroit Pistons center Bill Laimbeer. 1991-1992 – ..

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1923 – Born on the 1st of August in Staten Island, New York. 1946 – The right-hander spent most of his career in the minors, in the Pacific Coast League. 1951-1952 – Baseball pitcher for the New York Giants. 1959 – He played as pitcher in Baltimore Orioles. 1963 – Retired as a player-coach in ..

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1931 – Born on the 31st of January in Dallas, Texas. 1950 – Signed with the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro American League. 1953 – Played in the major leagues with the Chicago Cubs as their first black player. 1955 – Set the record for grand slams in a single season, at an amazing ..

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1968 – Born on the 27th of May in Boston, Massachusetts. Bagwell grew up in Killingworth, Connecticut. Graduated from Xavier High School, a private Catholic school located in Middletown, Connecticut, where he excelled at soccer as well as baseball. 1989 – Jeff drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 4th round. 1990 – Traded ..

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1924 – Born on April 2nd in Veracruz, Mexico. Three-time Major League Baseball All-Star and Hall of Famer who won the American League batting title.          – He studied engineering at the University of Mexico, and considered becoming a matador. 1949-1958 – Made his major league debut on April 30th.          – Second ..

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