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May 29, 1971: The Mets’ Nolan Ryan and Tom Seaver combine for 26 strikeouts in doubleheader sweep of Padres
By Craig Muder | May 28, 2013

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May 22, 1968: Willie Stargell of the Pirates hits three home runs, a double and a single in the Pirates' win over the Cubs
By Nick Anapolis | May 20, 2013

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May 15, 1941: Joe DiMaggio gets a hit off Chicago’s Eddie Smith, the first of 56 games in which DiMaggio will hit safely
By Nick Anapolis | May 13, 2013

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May 8, 1984: Future Hall of Famer Kirby Puckett records four singles in his first big league game
By Nick Anapolis | May 6, 2013

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May 1, 1991: Future Hall of Famer Nolan Ryan pitches his 7th no-hitter in a win over the Blue Jays
By Nick Anapolis | April 29, 2013  

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April 24, 1945: Future Hall of Famer Happy Chandler is elected commissioner
By Nick Anapolis | April 22, 2013 
 

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April 17, 1953: Mickey Mantle hits a 565-foot home run off Chuck Stobbs at Griffith Stadium
By Nick Anapolis | April 15, 2013 
 

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April Edition
April 12, 2013

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April 10, 1947: Jackie Robinson signs first big league contract, debuts with Dodgers five days later
By Nick Anapolis | April 8, 2013 
 

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April 3, 1987: Cubs trade future Hall of Famer Dennis Eckersley to the A’s
By Nick Anapolis | April 1, 2013 
 

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March 27, 1879: Future Hall of Famer Miller Huggins is born
By Nick Anapolis | March 25, 2013 

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March Edition
March 20, 2013

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March 20, 1973: Roberto Clemente is elected to the Hall of Fame
By Nick Anapolis | March 18, 2013 

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March 13, 1954: Bobby Thomson breaks ankle during spring training, replaced by Hank Aaron
By Nick Anapolis | March 11, 2013 

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March 6, 1985: Enos Slaughter and Arky Vaughan elected to the Hall of Fame
By Nick Anapolis | March 4, 2013 

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Feb. 27, 1948: Herb Pennock and Pie Traynor are elected to the Hall of Fame
By Nick Anapolis | Feb. 27, 2013

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Spring Training Edition
Feb. 22, 2013

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Inside Pitch:Feb. 20, 1890: Future Hall of Famer Sam Rice is born
By Nick Anapolis | Feb. 19, 2013

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Inside Pitch: Feb. 13, 1974: Cool Papa Bell becomes fifth Negro Leagues player elected to Hall of Fame
By Nick Anapolis | Feb. 11, 2013

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Inside Pitch: Feb. 6, 1934: Frick Transitions to Baseball Executive
By Nick Anapolis | Feb. 4, 2013

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Inside Pitch: Jan. 30, 1978: Addie Joss, Larry MacPhail elected to Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | Jan. 28, 2013

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Inside Pitch: Jan. 23, 1962: Bob Feller, Jackie Robinson elected to Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | Jan. 22, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Jan. 16, 1974: Ford, Mantle elected to Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | Jan. 14, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Jan. 9, 1989: Bench, Yastrzemski elected to Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | Jan. 7, 2012

Around the Horn
BBWAA Election Edition
Jan. 4, 2013

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Inside Pitch: Jan. 2, 1986: Bill Veeck passes away
By Craig Muder | Dec. 31, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Dec. 26, 1954: Future Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith is born
By Craig Muder | Dec. 24, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Dec. 19, 1991: Dave Winfield signs with Blue Jays
By Craig Muder | Dec. 17, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Jan. 16, 1974: Ford, Mantle elected to Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | Jan. 14, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Dec. 12, 1933: A’s trade future Hall of Famers Cochrane, Grove
By Craig Muder | Dec. 10, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Dec. 5, 2011: Ron Santo elected to Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | Dec. 3, 2012

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Winter Meetings Edition
Nov. 30, 2012

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Nov. 28, 1957: Warren Spahn wins Cy Young Award
By Craig Muder | Nov. 26, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Nov. 21, 1972: Carlton Fisk named AL Rookie of the Year
By Craig Muder | Nov. 19, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Nov. 14, 1946: Ted Williams named American League MVP
By Craig Muder | Nov. 13, 2012

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November Edition
Nov. 10, 2012

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Inside Pitch: Nov. 7, 1967: Orlando Cepeda named NL MVP
By Craig Muder | Nov. 5, 2012

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Oct. 31, 1972: Gaylord Perry wins AL Cy Young Award
By Craig Muder | Oct. 29, 2012

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October Edition
Oct. 23, 2012

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Oct. 24, 1972: Jackie Robinson passes away
By Craig Muder | Oct. 22, 2012

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Oct. 17, 1979: Willie Stargell’s home run gives Pirates a win in Game 7 of World Series
By Craig Muder | Oct. 15, 2012

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Oct. 10, 1926: Alexander saves Game 7 of the World Series for Cardinals
By Craig Muder | Oct. 9, 2012

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Oct. 3, 1976: Hank Aaron collects RBI single in his final big league at-bat
By Craig Muder | Oct. 1, 2012

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Sept. 26, 1981: Nolan Ryan tosses record fifth no-hitter
By Craig Muder | Sept. 24, 2012

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September Edition
Sept. 21, 2012

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Sept. 19, 1980: Al Kaline becomes the first player in Tigers franchise history to have his number retired
By Connor O'Gara | Sept. 17, 2012

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Sept. 12, 1930: Future Hall of Famer Al Lopez hits the last 'bounce' home run in big league history
By Connor O'Gara | Sept. 10, 2012

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Sept. 5, 1995: Cal Ripken Jr. ties Lou Gehrig by appearing in his 2,130th consecutive game
By Connor O'Gara | Sept. 4, 2012

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Aug. 29, 1977: Lou Brock of the Cardinals steals his 893rd career base in a game against the Padres, breaking Ty Cobb’s all-time recordBy Connor O'Gara | August 27, 2012

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Aug. 22, 1979: Johnny Bench hits his 325th home run, setting an all-time Reds mark
By Connor O'Gara | August 20, 2012

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August Edition
Aug. 17, 2012

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Aug. 15, 1916: Babe Ruth of the Red Sox out-duels Walter Johnson 1-0 in 13 innings
By Connor O'Gara | August 13, 2012

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Aug. 8, 1977: Ernie Banks, Al Lopez, Amos Rusie, Joe Sewell, Martin Dihigo and Pop Lloyd are inducted into the Hall of Fame
By Connor O'Gara | August 6, 2012

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Aug. 1, 1993: Reggie Jackson is inducted into the Hall of Fame
By Connor O'Gara | July 30, 2012

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July 25, 1966: Ted Williams and Casey Stengel are inducted into the Hall of Fame
By Connor O'Gara | July 23, 2012

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2012 Hall of Fame Weekend
July 19, 2012

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July 18, 1951: Ralph Kiner hits three homers and drives in seven runs in a 13-12 win over the Dodgers
By Connor O'Gara | July 16, 2012

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July 11, 1985: Nolan Ryan becomes first pitcher to reach 4,000 career strikeouts
By Connor O'Gara | July 9, 2012

Around the Horn
July Edition
July 6, 2012

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July 4, 1948: Roy Campanella hits first two big league homers
By Connor O'Gara | July 2, 2012

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June 27, 1977: Willie McCovey becomes first player to homer twice in one inning two times in his career
By Craig Muder | June 25, 2012

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June 20, 1970: Brooks Robinson records 2,000th career hit
By Craig Muder | June 18, 2012

Around the Horn
June Edition
June 11, 2012

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June 13, 1930: Future Hall of Famers Goose Goslin and Heine Manush traded for each other
By Craig Muder | June 11, 2012

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June 6, 1992: Eddie Murray passes Mickey Mantle for top spot on switch-hitter RBI list
By Craig Muder | June 4, 2012

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May 30, 1925: Rogers Hornsby named manager of Cardinals
By Craig Muder | May 29, 2012

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May 23, 1961: Ernie Banks appears in first game in outfield for the Cubs
By Craig Muder | May 21, 2012

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May 16, 1937: Future Hall of Famer Hilton Smith tosses Negro Leagues no-hitter
By Craig Muder | May 14, 2012

Around the Horn
May Edition
May 11, 2012

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May 9, 1937: Carl Hubbell wins record-tying 20th straight game
By Craig Muder | May 7, 2012

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May 2, 1954: Stan Musial hits five home runs in a doubleheader
By Craig Muder | April 30, 2012

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April 25, 1970: Willie Stargell homers over right field roof at Forbes Field
By Craig Muder | April 23, 2012

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April 18, 1964: Sandy Koufax becomes first NL pitcher to strike out the side on nine pitches twice in his career
By Craig Muder | April 16, 2012

Around the Horn
April Edition
April 13, 2012

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April 11, 1961: Carl Yastrzemski debuts with Red Sox
By Craig Muder | April 9, 2012

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March 28, 1931: Former AL president Ban Johnson dies
By Craig Muder | March 26, 2012

Around the Horn
March Edition
March 21, 2012

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March 21, 1975: Hall of Famer Joe Medwick dies
By Craig Muder | March 19, 2012

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March 14, 1960: Hall of Famer Kirby Puckett is born
By Craig Muder | March 12, 2012

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March 7, 1979: Warren Giles and Hack Wilson elected to the Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | March 5, 2012

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Feb. 29, 2000: Anderson, McPhee and Stearnes elected to Hall of Fame
By Craig Muder | February 27, 2012

Around the Horn
Spring Training Edition
February 22, 2012

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Feb. 22, 1934: Hall of Fame manager Sparky Anderson born
By Craig Muder | February 21, 2012

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Feb. 15, 1916: Yankees purchase Home Run Baker from A's for $37,500
By Jonathan Coe | February 13, 2012

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Feb. 8, 1972: Josh Gibson and Buck Leonard elected to Hall of Fame
By Jonathan Coe | February 6, 2012

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Feb. 1, 1970: Ford Frick, Earle Combs and Jesse Haines are elected to the Hall of Fame by the Veterans Committee
By Jonathan Coe | January 30, 2012

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Jan. 25, 1945: Future Hall of Famer Larry MacPhail, along with Dan Topping and Del Webb, purchases the Yankees
By Jonathan Coe | January 23, 2012

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Jan. 18, 1938: Grover Cleveland Alexander is elected to the Hall of Fame
By Jonathan Coe | January 17, 2012

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Jan. 11, 1960: Phillies trade future Hall of Famer Richie Ashburn to the Cubs
By Jonathan Coe | January 9, 2012

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BBWAA Election Edition
January 5, 2012

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Jan. 4, 1942: Rogers Hornsby is elected to the Hall of Fame
By Jonathan Coe | January 2, 2012

 

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