1961 – Kirby Puckett son of William (a postal employee) and Catherine Puckett, was born on the 14th of March, in Chicago, Illinois. 1982 – Got drafted as a Baseball player with Minnesota Twins organization, by Twins in first round in January. 1983 – Played for the Visalia Oaks in the California League. ..
1964 – Born in Šibenik on the 22nd of October. 1982-1983 – Sibenka reached the final of the Radivoj Kora Cup twice losing to CSP Limoges both times. – He also brought back the silver from the European Championship for Junior Men in Greece. 1983 – The 18 year-old Petrovi hit two free ..
1940 – Born on the 20th of May in Sumida, Tokyo, Japan. 1957 – Waseda Jitsugyo High School made it to the Spring Koshien Tournament him as the second year, as their ace pitcher. 1959 – He signed his first professional contract as a pitcher for the Yomiuri Giants. 1980 – He retired at age ..
1944 – Born on the 7th of November. 1979 – He blossomed into a dominant pitcher as he perfected his knuckleball in Houston. 1979 – He also made the National League All Star team. 1985 – He finished his career with the Minnesota Twins. – He pitched in the World Series for the ..
1939 – Born on the 1st of April in Blaine, Ohio. 1973 – He threw a no-hitter against the San Diego Padres. 1985 – He became the oldest pitcher to pitch a shutout in the major leagues. 1986 – He pitched for the Cleveland Indians and Toronto Blue Jays. 1969 – He only appeared in ..
1921 – Born on the 20th of May in Detroit, Michigan. 1939 – He went up to the major league club before the end of the season. 1940 – He earned a spot on the Tigers out of spring training and remained with the team. 1942 – He improved posting excellent ERAs. 1944 – He ..
US baseball player first baseman for Oakland Athletics 1986-1997 American League rookie of the year 1987 first baseman for St. Louis Cardinals 1997-2001 approached record for most home runs in one season 1997, hitting 58 home runs broke Roger Maris' record for most home runs in one season 1998, ultimately ..
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US baseball player hit 61 home runs 1961, breaking Babe Ruth's season record and setting record broken by Mark McGwire 1..
1931 – Born on the 20th of October in Spavinaw, Oklahoma. 1948 – Yankees’ scout Tom Greenwade came to Baxter Springs to watch Mickey’s teammate, third baseman Billy Johnson, in a Whiz Kids game. 1949 – Signed to a minor league contract with the Yankees Class D team in Independence, Kansas. 1951-1968 – First baseman ..