1927 – Born in Tilden, Nebraska on the 19th of March. 1948 – Ashburn spent 12 of his 15 major-league seasons as the Phillies’ center fielder, during which he led the National League twice in batting average and routinely led the league in fielding percentage. 1950 – He threw Dodgers’ runner Cal Abrams out at ..
1914 – Born in Los Angeles, California on the 23rd of November. 1951 – On the 20th of February, he became an umpire in the Southwestern International League, the first black professional umpire. 1961 – He went on to umpire in the Pacific Coast League for many years before being hired by the American League. ..
1851 – Born on April 17th in Marshalltown, Iowa. American baseball player and manager who played professionally for 27 years and was still in his team’s regular lineup at the age of 46. 1871 – He signed his first professional contract to play for the Rockford team, the same year Spalding and Ross departed to ..
1934 – Born on February 22nd in Bridgewater, South Dakota. He is also the only manager to win a World Series in both leagues and the first to win 100 games in a season in both leagues. 1959 – Was the second baseman for Philadelphia Phillies. 1970-1978 – He guided the Cincinnati Reds, a team ..
1987 – Was born in Moca, Dominican Republic on the 7th of April. 2000 – Started playing in the Little League Baseball. 2001 – He finished the 2001 Little League Baseball Tournament with a record of 46 strikeouts. But his record was removed due to the falsification of his documents done by his father. He ..
1968 – Alomar was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico on the 5th of February. 1985 – On the 16th of February, he was signed as a non-drafted free agent by the San Diego Padres. 1990 – Alomar and Joe Carter were traded to the Toronto Blue Jays. 1992-1993 – He played a large part of ..
1966 – Alomar was born in Salinas, Pueto Rico on 18th of June. 1983 – He signed a contract with the Padres organization at the age of seventeen. 1988-1989 – He played for the San Diego Padres. 1990-2000 – He was traded to the Cleveland Indians. Became the first rookie catcher to start an All-Star ..
1935 – Alou was born in Bajos de Haina, Dominican Republic on May 12, 1935. 1955 – Signed a contract with the Giants for only $200. 1958 – Made his major league debut. 1959 – Alou was joined by both of his brothers Matty and Jesus. 1963 – He was traded to the Braves. 1992-2001 ..
1887 – Alexander was born in Elba, Nebraska on the 26th of February. 1907 – Became a professional baseball player at the age of 20. 1910 – He was sold to the Philadelphia Phillies. 1911 – Made his debut with a 28 wins, a modern-day rookie record. 1915-1917 – Became the dominant pitcher in the ..
1971 – Agbayani was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on December 28, 1971 of Filipino parents. 1989 – Attended Saint Louis School and Hawaii Pacific University. 1991 – Studied at Oregon Institute of Technology. 1993 – Originally drafted by the California Angels but signed with the New York Mets on June 3, 1993. 2000 – On ..