On August 6, 1947 — Can a pinch runner drive in a run? Skeeter Webb of the Tigers takes the paths for Fred Hutchinson against the Indians and scores. Detroit bats around, and Webb lifts a fly ball that scores a run in the nine-run 8th. Stubby Overmire wins, 13 – 6, in the first of two. Detroit sweeps, winning the nitecap, 7 – 5, behind Hutchinson.
OF Jim Edmonds, who last played in 2008 for the Cubs, starts a comeback attempt by signing a minor league deal with the Milwaukee Brewers.
January 28, 2010
Major League Baseball teams across the nation celebrate the first annual “Roberto Clemente Day”. Each home team’s recipient of the John Hancock’s Roberto Clemente Award will be recognized (the balance will be given when the road team arrives home) and the national recipient of the award, chosen from among the 30 club honorees, will be announced during the World Series.
September 18, 2002
The Cleveland Indians trade second baseman Johnny Temple to the Baltimore Orioles for first baseman Ray Barker, catcher Harry Chiti and minor leaguer Art Kay.
November 16, 1961
With the deadline to set the 40-man roster before next week’s Rule V Draft approaching, a number of deals are made. The Pirates acquire 1B Clint Robinson and P Vin Mazzaro from Kansas City in exchange for two young pitchers still in the Dominican Summer League, as well as P Zach Stewart from Boston for a player to be named later. The Padres trade P Cory Burns to the Rangers for future considerations and the Orioles get IF Danny Valencia from Boston, also for future considerations.
November 28, 2012
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