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This Day in Baseball - The Daily Rewind

100 EpisodesProduced by Tom HannonWebsite

We bring you back through baseball history and as much as possible let the players tell the stories. You can hear Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, Walter Johnson and hundreds of others. You can also listen to an old fashion game along the way.

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July 2 - M & M continue on historic march, Ted Lyons debuts and Carl Hubbell dominates Cardinals

July 2nd, 2022

5:38

July 2 in Baseball History - 

Carl Hubbell pitches 18 scoreless innings vs the Cardinals on his way to an MVP Season. 

Sunday Ted debuts for the …

November 6 - The Big Train Walter Johnson

November 6th, 2021

15:10

Events that happened on November 6   This Day in Baseball history. Walter Johnson was born on this day in 1887. Sam Rice tells the truth about game 3 of the 1925 World Series and Bud Selig goes toe to toe with the …

November 4 - The Players are finally free

November 4th, 2021

10:21

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Luke Appling Leads the White Sox against the Philadelphia A's July 29 1936 Full Radio Broadcast

July 29th, 2021

2:15:26

July 29, 1936 At Comiskey Park Future Hall of Famer Luke Appling leads the White Sox vs the Philadelphia A's. 

 

July 8, 1935 All Star Game Full Broadcast

July 9th, 2021

2:47:07

On July 8, 1935 — The American League continues its All-Star Game reign, winning the third event, at Cleveland’s Municipal Stadium, 4 – 1. Jimmie …

Sandy Koufax takes on the New York Mets June 30, 1962 At LA (partial)

June 30th, 2021

12:56

On June 30, 1962 With the aid of 13 strikeouts and a Frank Howard home run, Sandy Koufax no-hits Bob Miller and the Mets, 5 – 0 in Los Angeles. Sandy starts off the game by fanning the side on nine pitches in the 1st …

Final Game at Forbes Field - Full Radio Broadcast

June 28th, 2021

2:26:41

On June 28, 1970, the Pittsburgh Pirates play their final two games at venerable Forbes Field, which opened its doors in 1909. A crowd of over 40,000 watches the Bucs sweep the Chicago Cubs, 3-2 and 4-1. The Pirates …

Bob Bailey becomes first expo to hit 2 homeruns in a game - Full Radio Broadcast

June 23rd, 2021

2:31:03

June 22, 1969, At Wrigley Field, Bob Bailey after missing still recovering from a spring training injury becomes the first Montreal Expo to hit 2 home runs in a game. Bailey took Ted Abernathy deep and Phil Regan in the …

Fathers Day June 21, 1964 New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies & Jim Bunning

June 21st, 2021

2:22:29

On June 21, 1964 On Father’s Day at Shea Stadium, Jim Bunning fans 10, drives in two runs, and pitches the first perfect game (excluding Don Larsen’s 1956 World Series effort and Harvey Haddix’s 1959 extra-inning loss) …

Juan Marichal (San Francisco Giants) vs Bob Gibson (St Louis Cardinals) June 8, 1962 Complete Radio Broadcast

June 8th, 2021

2:37:55

On Friday night on June 8, 1962, At Busch Stadium future Hall of Famers, Juan Marichal (7-4) faces off against Bob Gibson (6-4). 

the Giants come in 40-17 and the Cardinals a less robust 27-24. The game features …

1960 06 03 New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox Complete Radio Broadcast

June 4th, 2021

1:50:00

June 3 1960 Boston Red Sox face New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. Bob Turley squares off against Sox starter Jerry Casale.

Hall of Famers Ted Williams, Yogi Berra and Mickey Mantle appear in today's game. The Red Sox …

Game 2 1964 Kansas City A's vs New York Yankees Full Broadcast

May 31st, 2021

2:18:25

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May 30, 1964 At Yankee Stadium 

 

Dodgers-vs-Pirates-Memorial-Day-1957

May 30th, 2021

2:07:59

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Harvey Haddix Almost Perfect

May 28th, 2021

23:42

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Don Nottebart throws the first no-hitter in Houston History

May 17th, 2021

3:39

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On May 17, 1963 — At Colt Stadium, Don Nottebart throws the first no-hitter in franchise …

Warren Spahn Faces Bob Gibson May 11 1965 Full Game Broadcast

May 11th, 2021

2:47:23

On May 11 1965 At Shea Stadium 24,000 fans enjoyed two future Hall of Famers duel in a classic game. 

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Charlie Lea pitches first No Hitter at Olympic Stadium

May 10th, 2021

7:21

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On May 10, 1981, Montreal Expos right-hander Charlie Lea pitches the first …

May 9 1947 Jackie Robinson and Ben Champman Photo

May 9th, 2021

19:03

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On May 9, 1947 — Philadelphia manager Ben Chapman, who admits he had …

Catfish Hunter is Perfect May 8 1968 - 9th Inning Broadcast

May 8th, 2021

15:05

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Willie Mays hits titanic blast @ Polo Grounds - his last homerun at his former home

May 5th, 2021

2:56:27

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Bob Watson of the Houston Astros scores the one millionth run in major league history

May 4th, 2021

5:52

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Willie Mays hits 4 homeruns at County Stadium

April 29th, 2021

9:25

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Dodgers at Mets Radio Broadcast April 1963 Snider & Hodges face their old team

April 29th, 2021

2:44:58

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Detroit Tigers Take on New York Yankees April 28 1968

April 28th, 2021

2:30:40

Full Radio Broadcast of the Detriot Tigers and New York Yankees. The Game features future Hall of Famer Al Kaline. 

 

Ken Johnson pitches a no-hitter for Houston Full Radio Broadcast April 23 1964

April 25th, 2021

2:00:02
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Full Radio Broadcast Baltimore @ New York Yankees

April 24th, 2021

2:45:20

Baltimore Orioles take on the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. 

TONY CONIGLIARO MAKES HIS DEBUT

April 17th, 2021

2:29:21

April 16, 1964 Tony Conigliaro makes his debut against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium.

The Red Sox win 4-3, in extra innings and Tony C goes 1-5 in his debut.

World Series Game 2 San Francisco vs New York Yankees October 5 1962

April 14th, 2021

2:28:48

On October 5, 1962 –

World Series Game 2

The San Francisco Giants scored two runs in Game 2, in the first when Chuck Hiller hit a leadoff double off Ralph Terry and scored on two ground outs, then in the seventh when …

Giants and Dodgers play 165th game of season to decide to Pennant

March 26th, 2021

2:45:36

On October 3, 1962 -- At Dodger Stadium, the Giants beat Los Angeles, 6-4, to take the rubber game of the best-of-three National League playoffs, clinching the National League pennant. LA shortstop Maury Wills sets a …

Bob Turley & Mickey Mantle top Kansas City A's Radio Broadcast

March 17th, 2021

2:42:29

June 28 1960 - Bob Cerv delivers a check swing double to break a tie in the 8th keeping the Yankees in First Place over the Orioles. 

Mantle hits his …

Yankees set the Homerun Record vs Red Sox Radio Broadcast

March 16th, 2021

2:33:23

On September 30, 1960 - The Yankees beat the Red Sox, 6 - 5, and set a new American League record for homers with 192. Tony Kubek and Jesse Gonder hit the homers today as the Bombers win their 13th straight.

Nolan Ryan pitches the Mets to the World Series

March 11th, 2021

2:39:20

October 6, 1969 In what would be his last-ever postseason appearance, Hank Aaron put the Braves up 2–0 in the first inning with a two-run home run, …

Ted Williams hits 3 run walk off homerun - 1941 All Star Game

March 7th, 2021

2:32:15

On July 8, 1941, at Briggs Stadium, Boston Red Sox star Ted Williams, hitting .405 at the break, hits a dramatic two-out, three-run homer in the …

Warren Spahn beats Mets on 3 Hitter, Aaron, Mathews and Hodges homer

February 7th, 2021

2:44:54

On May 18, 1962, At County Stadium Future Hall of Famer Warren Spahn beats the Mets on a 3 hitter. Hank Aaron, Mack Jones, and Eddie Mathews homer for the Braves. Gil Hodges knocks one out for the Mets.

Mathews makes …

The Hall of Fame Opens - June 12 1939

February 2nd, 2021

1:17:21

Radio broadcast from June 12 1939 when the Baseball Hall of Fame first opened. 

 

Ty Cobb and Tris Speaker get cleared for fixing games - Joe Wood tells us the story

January 27th, 2021

7:28

On January 27 1927 -- Citing accuser Dutch Leonard's refusal to appear at the hearings of January 5th, Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis issues a lengthy decision clearing Ty Cobb and Tris Speaker of any game-fixing …

Cookie Lavagetto breaks up no hitter with a walk off in the 1947 world series

January 26th, 2021

2:38

On October 3, 1947, in the 1947 World Series @ Ebbets Field - Cookie Lavagetto of the Brooklyn Dodgers breaks up Bill Bevens’ no-hit bid with two outs in the ninth, Lavagetto pinch-hitting for Eddie Stanky, hits a …

Vida Blue on the CBS Evening News June 26 1971

January 24th, 2021

5:18

On June 2, 1971, this clip was Originally aired of Vida Blue of the Oakland A’s was in the midst of setting the baseball world on its ear when this story aired. Interviews with Blue’s mother is included as are clips of …

Jackie Robinson is elected to the Hall of Fame

January 24th, 2021

3:11

On January 23 1962 -- Pitcher Bob Feller and infielder Jackie Robinson are elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers Association of America in their first year of eligibility.

Jackie Robinson burst onto the …

RIP Hank Aaron - Vin Scully calls #715

January 22nd, 2021

5:07

On January 22 2021 At age 86 Hank Aaron passes away. Aaron is one of the most respected players in baseball history and on April 8 1974 he broke Babe …

New York Mets Clinch the Division Title

January 19th, 2021

2:28:31

In the inaugural season of divisional play, the Mets clinch the first-ever National League East title. Gary Gentry fires a four-hitter, blanking the Cardinals, 6-0, in front of a frenzied Shea Stadium crowd, which …

1937 All Star Game Dizzy Dean takes one on the toe

January 16th, 2021

2:25:32

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Sonny Siebert fires no hitter June 10 1966 Full Radio Broadcast

January 14th, 2021

1:47:24

On June 10, 1966 At Cleveland Stadium Sonny Siebert pitches a no-hitter against the Washington Senators and Leon Wagner homers off loser Phil Ortega as first-place Cleveland wins, 2 – 0. The right-hander strikes out …

Vin Scully on the Call May 14 1957 Dodgers vs Braves

January 10th, 2021

2:12:32

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Willie Mays Makes The Catch Game 1 1954 World Series

January 7th, 2021

3:24:51

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Lefty Gomez pitches the Yankess to the 1936 World Title

January 4th, 2021

2:19:24

October 6, 1936 Yankees at Giants World Series Game 6 The Giants loaded the bases in the first off Lefty Gomez on a single and two walks before Mel Ott drove in two with a double, but Jake Powell's home-run after a …

Lou Brock hits one of longest homeruns in Polo Grounds history

December 31st, 2020

2:49:11

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Game 7 1934 World Series Dizzy Dean Faces the Tigers

December 28th, 2020

2:23:10

On October 9, 1934, Dizzy Dean and the St. Louis Cardinals win the seventh game of the World Series 11-0, the Cardinals erupted for 7 runs in the 3rd inning. Dizzy Dean with 1 out doubled to left, Pepper Martin singled …

Don Drysdale dominates Yankees in Game 3 1963 World Series

December 27th, 2020

2:39:45

October 5, 1963 Don Drysdale pitched a masterful three-hitter at Dodger Stadium in his complete-game win. Manager Walter Alston called Drysdale's …

Sandy Koufax Beats the Mets 1-0 on a 2 Hitter

December 21st, 2020

2:27:49

On May 19, 1963 At Dodger Stadium Sandy Koufax fires a 2 hitter to beat Roger Craig and New York Mets 1-0 striking out 5, and walking 1. Craig …

Game 3 1961 World Series Yankees at Reds Radio Broadcast

December 16th, 2020

2:36:45

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1967 World Series Game 3 - Red Sox at Cardinals Radio Broadcast

December 15th, 2020

2:33:59

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Mickey Mantle turns 89 - Listen to him and his 500th homerun

October 20th, 2020

10:54

On October 20, 1931 -- Mickey Mantle, the 'Commerce Comet', is born in Spavinaw, Oklahoma. The newborn's dad, a lead miner known as Mutt, names his son after Mickey Cochrane, not realizing the major league catcher's …

Miracle Mets Win it ALL - Full Game Broadcast

October 16th, 2020

2:38:24

Uninterrupted full game broadcast of the New York Mets and the Baltimore Orioles. Game 5 of the 1969 World Series. 

 

Dave McNally shut out the Mets …

Bob Gibson wills the Cardinals to the 1964 World Championship

October 15th, 2020

39:32

October 15, 1964 - Bob Gibson pitches on 2 days rest against Mel Stottlemyre a rematch from Game 2. Stottlemyre is 1 of 2 players over 9 Post Starts that was able to beat Gibson. 

Prior to the start of Game Seven of the …

Koufax faces the Twins on 2 Days Rest Game 7 1965 World Series

October 14th, 2020

38:08

October 14, 1965 - Game 7 1965 World Series. Sandy Koufax throws a 3 hit shutout on 2 days rest. After walking 2 in the 1st he tells catcher John Roseboro my arm is sore I can’t throw the curve. We’ll just blow them …

Maz Walks it off - Game 7 1960 World Series Yankees vs Pirates Full Radio Broadcast October 13

October 13th, 2020

2:38:09

October 13, 1960 -- With the World Series between the Yankees and Pirates knotted at 3 games apiece, Game 7 at Pittsburgh's cavernous Forbes Field

After missing a sign Bob Robertson delivers a 3 run HR 1971 World Series

October 12th, 2020

8:33

On October 12, 1971 The Baltimore Orioles took the first games of the World Series out scoring the Pittsburgh Pirates 16-6. Game 3 shifted to Three …

The Chairman of the Board Whitey Ford on Tops in Sports

October 11th, 2020

4:59

"If the World Series was on the line and I could pick one pitcher to pitch the game, I'd choose Whitey Ford every time." - Mickey Mantle

Generally …

Jackie Robinson's last hit - a walk off vs the New York Yankees

October 9th, 2020

4:44

On October 9, 1956 --In a 10-inning scoreless pitching duel with both starters going all the way, Jackie Robinson's walk-off single to left in the bottom of the 10th won the game for Clem Labine and kept the Dodgers' …

Game 6 1934 World Series - Paul Dean faces School Boy Rowe

October 9th, 2020

2:01:53

On October 8, 1934 At Navin Field the St Louis Cardinals Paul Dean won his second game of the series, Dean pitched a complete game 7 hitter, he will …

Lew Burdette faces off vs Whitey Ford Game 5 1957 World Series

October 7th, 2020

2:12:38

Whitey Ford and Lew Burdette, facing each other, Game 5 was expected to be a low-scoring affair. However, the game started out with the Yankees looking to score in the first inning. After a leadoff single by Hank Bauer …

The Brooklyn Dodgers win their only World Series

October 4th, 2020

2:38:19

On October 4, 1955,  after more than half a century of futility, the Brooklyn Dodgers finally win a World Championship, thanks to Johnny Podres' 2-0 shutout of the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. The turning point of the …

Tom Seaver wins Game 4 1969 World Series Full Radio Broadcast

September 3rd, 2020

2:39:40

On October 15, 1969 -- In Game 4 of the Fall Classic at Shea Stadium, Tom Seaver and the Mets beat the Orioles in ten innings, 2-1. The game features …

World Series Ace Stan Coveleski

April 27th, 2020

1:52:55

Using a fluttering spitball that dove sharply and broke inside on lefties and righties, Stan Coveleski helped two unlikely teams to the World Series. He won three games in the 1920 Series — the first championship for …

Tom Seaver ties record fanning 19 Padres Full Radio Broadcast

April 22nd, 2020

2:36:57

On April 22, 1970 — Tom Seaver of the New York Mets strikes out the last ten batters he faces in a 2 – 1 victory against the San Diego Padres. Seaver gives up only two hits and finishes with a total of 19 strikeouts, …

Ted Williams manages his first game - Full Broadcast

April 7th, 2020

2:38:43

On April 7, 1969, At Washington’s RFK Stadium, Ted Williams makes his managerial debut for the Washington Senators, in front of President Nixon and a crowd of 45,113, a franchise attendance record for Opening Day. The …

Mickey Cochrane World Series Walk Off

April 6th, 2020

41:37

Listen to the highlights of Game 6 of the 1935 World Series Featuring Mickey Cochrane on his Birthday! 

The son of Northern Irish immigrant John Cochrane and Scottish immigrant Sadie Campbell, Gordon Stanley "Mickey" …

Tom Seaver signs with the Mets and 3 years later pulls off a Miracle

April 3rd, 2020

24:25

On April 3, 1966, the New York Mets sign University of Southern California star Tom Seaver to his first contract, including a $50,000 bonus. Seaver had been selected by the Atlanta Braves in the January draft, but …

Luke Appling - Old Aches and Pains April 2

April 2nd, 2020

1:12:47

Happy Birthday, Luke Appling!   Born in High Point, North Carolina on April 2, 1907, Lucius Benjamin Appling moved to Atlanta, Georgia with …

The Big E Opens - Enron Field

March 31st, 2020

13:48

On March 30 , 2000 —  Enron Field officially opens with a 6-5 exhibition win over the A.L. Champion New York Yankees, paralleling the feat that occurred when the Astrodome opened in 1965. Daryle Ward’s two-run homer …

Cy Young talks a perfect game March 29

March 29th, 2020

9:33

On March 29, 1867 — Denton True “Cy” Young is born in Gilmore, a tiny village near Newcomerstown, Ohio. Young will earn his nickname for his cyclone-like pitching motion and he will win (and lose) more games than any …

Future Gas House Gang Coach Clyde “Buzzy” Wares gets traded for a Stadium and Dizzy Dean

March 28th, 2020

22:36

On March 28, 1913, the St. Louis Browns make an unusual “trade,” sending infielder Clyde “Buzzy” Wares to the Montgomery Rebels a minor league team in exchange for the rental of a stadium. The Montgomery Rebels will …

March 27 - Stan Musial & Miller Huggins

March 27th, 2020

29:08

On March 27, 1879 —– Miller Huggins is born in Cincinnati, Ohio. A second baseman adept at getting on base, Huggins will lead the National League in …

March 26 -Mantle Hits a 600 Foot Blast

March 26th, 2020

10:53

On March 26, 1951 —– In an exhibition game at the University of Southern California, Mickey Mantle propels a home run estimated at 654 to 660 feet. The shot clears Bovard Field and then goes the width of a practice …

March 24 1962 Exhibition Game Mets vs A's

March 24th, 2020

2:46:36

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George Sisler talks Babe Ruth March 24

March 24th, 2020

8:06

George Sisler never played on a pennant winner and he wasn't a slugger, but in spite of that he earned a reputation as the best first baseman in the first 30 years of the 20th century. The greatest player in St. Louis …

Spring Training 1939 - Yankees vs Reds on March 15

March 22nd, 2020

34:29

Today is a special 3 inning game form 1939 Spring Training, New York vs Cincinnati. Featuring Ernie Lombardi, Lefty Gomez, and many other all-time greats! 

You can also check out all the other events on March 15 - there …

Ducky Medwick Interview - March 21

March 22nd, 2020

15:35

On March 21, 1975, Hall of Fame outfielder Joe “Ducky” Medwick dies in Saint Petersburg, Florida at the age of 63. As one of the feared hitters on the famed “Gashouse Gang,” Medwick clubbed 205 home runs and batted .324 …

Roberto Clemente Elected Into the Hall of Fame

March 20th, 2020

29:23

On March 20, 1973 — Roberto Clemente becomes the first Hispanic American to gain election to the Hall of Fame. The Baseball Writers Association of …

Richie Ashburn - On Tops Sports Radio March 19

March 19th, 2020

8:59

On March 19, 1927 --- Don Richard (Richie) Ashburn is born in Tilden, Nebraska. A five-time All-Star, Ashburn will be a solid center fielder and a …

1934 All Star Game Radio Broadcast - Hear Hubbell strikeout 5 straight Hall of Famers

March 19th, 2020

3:15:48

On July 10, 1934, in one of the most memorable All-Star Game performances ever, Carl Hubbell strikes out five consecutive future Hall of Famers. …

Babe Ruth 570 foot St Patrick's Day Blast

March 17th, 2020

6:30

March 17, 1918: A young Babe Ruth, still primarily a pitcher, slugs a pair of home runs during a spring training game at Whittington Park in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The second long ball is thought to be the first …

Ty Cobb almost gets traded March 16

March 16th, 2020

17:54

On March 16, 1907 -- After watching Ty Cobb quarrel with a black groundskeeper and with teammate Charlie Schmidt, Tiger manager Hugh Jennings was tired of dealing with Cobb's abrasive behavior and tries to deal him to …

Elixir of Brown-Sequard - Pud Galvin passes away 1902

March 8th, 2020

24:18

On March 7, 1902 — Hall of Famer James (Pud) Galvin dies at the age of 45. Galvin won 361 games over a 14-year career, placing him in a tie for sixth on the all-time list for most wins. In 1883 and 1884, Galvin won a …

Lefty Grove March 6

March 6th, 2020

52:22

Lefty Grove was Born on March 6 in Lonaconing, Maryland, Grove was a sandlot star in the Baltimore area during the 1910s. Grove didn't play organized …

Mel Ott - World Series At Bats March 2

March 3rd, 2020

15:03

Today we celebrate Mel Ott's birthday. We have 5 World Series At Bats and 3 homeruns. Oddly Ott played in 3 Wold series and homered in the final game …

CYO Ends relationship with Dodgers because of Leo Durocher March 1

March 1st, 2020

29:40

On today's Podcast - hear from Leo Durocher and his wife on Laraine Day, Gas House Gang and him talk about Nice Guys Finish last with Roy Leonard. 

 

On March 1, 1947 — Father Vincent Powell announces the diocese’s …

Koufax and Drysdale Holdout February 28 1966

March 1st, 2020

30:32

On February 28, 1966 — Refusing to report to spring training, Los Angeles Dodger pitchers Sandy Koufax and Don Drysdale begin their joint holdout, …

Duke Snider Passes Away February 27

February 28th, 2020

24:12

February 27, 2011 — The “Duke of Flatbush”, Hall of Famer Duke Snider dies in Escondido, CA at age 84. Snider was a power-hitting centerfielder for the great Brooklyn Dodgers teams of the 1950s and is immortalized in …

Babe Ruth released February 26

February 28th, 2020

13:11

On February 26, 1935, the New York Yankees release longtime star outfielder Babe Ruth, freeing him to sign a $20,000 contract with the National League’s Boston Braves. Ruth’s new contract with the Braves also gives him …

Smoky Joe gets Sold to Cleveland February 24

February 25th, 2020

45:36

On February 24, 1917 – – Smoky Joe Wood, his arm dead at 26, is sold by the Boston Red Sox to Cleveland for $15,000. He will become an outfielder …

Walter Johnson and The Silver Dollar - February 22

February 22nd, 2020

1:10:38

On February 22, 1936, Walter Johnson fires a silver dollar over the Rappahannock River, estimated to be a 386-foot toss. The spectacle—it took place …

The Ballard of Three Fingers Brown

February 17th, 2020

9:42

On February 14, 1948, Hall of Fame pitcher Mordecai “Three Finger” Brown dies at the age of 71. Here is his unlikely journey to Cooperstown. 

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Cool Papa Bell goes to Cooperstown

February 17th, 2020

14:26

February 13, 1974 Cool Papa Bell goes to Cooperstown joining Josh Gibson and Buck Leonard as just the third man to play exclusively in Negro Leagues …

Dazzy Vance Wins the MVP

February 12th, 2020

10:34

On February 12, 1924 — The National League announces it will join the AL in awarding a thousand dollars to the player selected by writers as the …

Ozzie Smith Trade Finalized February 11

February 11th, 2020

7:41

On February 11, 1982 — Ozzie Smith agrees to go to the St. Louis Cardinals to complete the December deal that finally sends Gary Templeton to the San Diego Padres.

An outside arbitrator, Tom Roberts, will determine ‘the …

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