On This Day In Sports History…

1910: William H. Taft is first US President to throw out a first pitch at a baseball game

1954: Orioles first ever game in Baltimore

1968: Houston Astros beat NY Mets 1-0 in 24 innings

1991: Magic Johnson sets NBA record for career assists with 9,898

1997: Jackie Robinson’s #42 is retired for all teams

2013: Boston Marathon bombings: Three people are killed & 183 injured after two explosions at finish line