On This Day In Sports History…

  • 1912: Pirates turn a 5-3-7 double-play (left fielder covered 2nd base)
  • 1929: NY Yankees become first-ever team to wear uniform numbers
  • 1935: Babe Ruth’s first NL game for the Boston Braves
  • 1972: Chicago Cub Burt Hooton no-hits the Phillies
  • 1978: St Louis Card Bob Forsch no-hits the Phillies
  • 1987: Michael Jordan becomes the second player in NBA history to score 3000 points in a season