On October 9, 1971 — 1971 – The Orioles win the opener of the World Series over the Pirates, 5 – 3. Dave McNally tosses a three-hitter and Merv Rettenmund adds a three-run home run.


Subscribe to This Day In Baseball

Get our latest Posts in your in box

This Day In Baseball on Patreon

Baseball Reference October 9
National Pastime October 9
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
Replay The Game