On September 4, 1961 — At Metropolitan Stadium, Joe Horlen makes his big league debut, hurling four innings of scoreless relief to get the win in the White Sox’s 9-5 victory over Minnesota. The 24 year-old rookie right-hander, a last-minute call-up, is forced to wear the only road jersey the club has available, one without a number.

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