On July 23, 1987 — 1987 – The Red Sox waive Bill Buckner, the goat of last season’s World Series loss to the Mets, and promote slugger Sam Horn from Pawtucket.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference July 23
National Pastime July 23
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
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