On July 3, 1994 Athletics P Bobby Witt hurls his third consecutive shutout, defeating the Red Sox, 10 – 0, on a six-hitter.
The Argentinian national team wins the 2011 South American Championship, beating Ecuador in the finale, 5-0, behind the pitching of Federico Tanco. A two-run triple by Jacinto Cipriota is the big hit. Brazil takes third place, topping Chile.
November 21, 2011
The Sinon Bulls drop a 5 – 4 game to the Uni-President Lions, but Sinon rookie Yi-Chuan Lin makes history. Lin reaches 100 hits faster than any previous player in the history of the Chinese Professional Baseball League, doing so in 249 at-bats over 62 games.
July 9, 2009
1953 – Reaffirming its earlier position, the United States Supreme Court rules, 7-2, that baseball is a sport and not a business and therefore not subject to antitrust laws. The ruling is made in a case involving New York Yankees minor leaguer George Toolson, who refused to move from Triple-A to Double-A.
November 9, 1953