On June 26, 2015 2015 – Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg resigns in his third season with his team in last place.
1981 – In his first game for the Chicago White Sox, Carlton Fisk belts a three-run home run in the 8th inning to lead Chicago to a 5 – 3 victory over his former Red Sox teammates at Fenway Park.
April 10, 1981
May 15, 1955
Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris become the first teammates to each hit fifty home runs in the same season when ‘the Mick’ goes deep twice, including a round-tripper in the ninth to tie the score, in the Yankees’ 8-5 walk-off victory over Detroit at the Bronx ballpark. Roger Maris, who also blasted a pair of homers against the Tigers yesterday, has hit 53 homers in his pursuit of Babe Ruth’s single-season mark of 60.
September 3, 1961