1958 – Born on June 15th in Omaha, Nebraska. American baseball player whose hitting dominated the American League in much the same way as his contemporary Tony Gwynn dominated the National League in the 1980s and 1990s. 1976 – Married to Debbie Bertucelli on December 21st. 1982 – Made major league debut on April 10th. ..
1965 – Born on the 9th of January in Baltimore, Maryland. He is the shortest person ever to play in the NBA, standing 5’3" (1.60 m) and weighing 136 pounds (62 kg). – Played at Dunbar High School in his native Baltimore, where he was a teammate of future NBA players David Wingate. 1987 ..
1949 – Born on the 28th of July in Mansfield, Louisiana, he is a former Major League Baseball left-handed starting pitcher. 1969-1977 – In his 17-year career, he played for the Oakland Athletics. 1970 – After spending the season in the minor leagues, Blue was called up in September and made two starts that provided ..
1951 – Rik Aalbert Blyleven was born on the 6th of April in Zeist, Netherlands. US (Dutch-born) baseball player. 1969 – Blyleven was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the third round. 1970 – After a brief stint in the minor leagues he was called up by the Twins. 1976 – He was traded to ..
1943 – Curtis Le Roy Blefary was born this year; he was an American left fielder in Major League Baseball. 1965-1968 – He played with the Baltimore Orioles. – Won both the American League Rookie of the Year and The Sporting News Rookie of the Year awards. 1966 – He was a member of the ..
1924 – Joseph Black was born on the 8th of February. 1950 – Attended on a baseball scholarship and graduated from Morgan State University. 1952 – Became the first black pitcher to win a World Series game. – National League rookie of the year. 1998 – He was a board director of the Baseball ..
1963 – He was born on the 18th of November in West Palm Beach, Florida. 1988 – He began his career with the California Angels. 1991 – He was traded to the Milwaukee Brewers. 1993 – He hit the franchise’s first home run in their second game against the New York Mets. 1995 – His ..
1978 – Born on the 27th of January. – Berroa became the fourth member of the Royals to win the Rookie of the Year award 2001 – Berroa was acquired by the Kansas City Royals from the Oakland Athletics. 2003 – He became the fourth member of the Royals to win the Rookie ..
1925 – He was born on the 25th of May in St. Louis, Missouri. 1946 – He played with the New York Yankees. 1951 – He was Most Valuable Player in the American League. 1956 – He was the Catcher behind the plate at Don Larsen’s perfect game in World Series. 1964 – He was ..
1902 – Born on the 2nd of March in New York City, New York. American baseball player and spy. 1909 – Became part of the Roseville Methodist Episcopal Church baseball team. 1910 – Berg family moved to the Roseville section of Newark. 1918 – At the age of 16, Berg graduated from Barringer High School. ..