Category: Player

Luis Aparicio Stats & Facts

Luis Aparicio Essentials Positions: Bats: R Throws: R Weight: 160 Born: Year: 1934 in Maracaibo, Zulia Venezuela Died: in , Debut: 4/17/1956 Last Game: 9/28/1973 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1984 by BBWAA Full Name:...

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Walter Alston Stats & Facts

Walter Alston Essentials Positions: Bats: R Throws: R Weight: 195 Born: Year: 1911 in Venice, OH USA Died: 10 1 1984 in Oxford, OH USA Debut: 9/27/1936 Last Game: 9/27/1936 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Manager in 1983 by Veterans...

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Pete Alexander Stats & Facts

Pete Alexander Essentials Positions: Bats: R Throws: R Weight: 185 Born: Year: 1887 in Elba, NE USA Died: 11 4 1950 in St. Paul, NE USA Debut: 4/15/1911 Last Game: 5/28/1930 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1938 by BBWAA...

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Bert Blyleven Stats & Facts

Bert Blyleven Essentials Positions: Bats: R Throws: R Weight: 200 Born: Year: 1951 in Zeist, Utrecht Netherlands Died: in , Debut: 6/5/1970 Last Game: 10/4/1992 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 2011 by BBWAA Full Name: Rik...

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Johnny Bench Stats & Facts

Johnny Bench Essentials Positions: Bats: R Throws: R Weight: 197 Born: Year: 1947 in Oklahoma City, OK USA Died: in , Debut: 8/28/1967 Last Game: 9/29/1983 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1989 by BBWAA Full Name: Johnny...

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Jake Beckley Stats & Facts

Jake Beckley Essentials Positions: Bats: L Throws: L Weight: 200 Born: Year: 1867 in Hannibal, MO USA Died: 6 25 1918 in Kansas City, MO USA Debut: 1888-06-20 Last Game: 6/15/1907 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1971 by...

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Dave Bancroft Stats & Facts

Dave Bancroft Essentials Positions: Bats: B Throws: R Weight: 160 Born: Year: 1891 in Sioux City, IA USA Died: 10 9 1972 in Superior, WI USA Debut: 4/14/1915 Last Game: 5/31/1930 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1971 by...

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Earl Averill Stats & Facts

Earl Averill Essentials Positions: Bats: L Throws: R Weight: 172 Born: Year: 1902 in Snohomish, WA USA Died: 8 16 1983 in Everett, WA USA Debut: 4/16/1929 Last Game: 4/25/1941 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1975 by...

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Willard Brown Stats & Facts

Willard Brown Essentials Positions: Bats: R Throws: R Weight: 200 Born: Year: 1915 in Shreveport, LA USA Died: 8 4 1996 in Houston, TX USA Debut: 7/19/1947 Last Game: 8/17/1947 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 2006 by Negro...

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Orlando Cepeda Stats & Facts

Orlando Cepeda Essentials Positions: Bats: R Throws: R Weight: 210 Born: Year: 1937 in Ponce, P.R. Died: in , Debut: 4/15/1958 Last Game: 9/19/1974 Hall of Fame: Inducted as a Player in 1999 by Veterans Full Name: Orlando Manuel...

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  • Sandy Koufax takes on the New York Mets June 30, 1962 At LA (partial)
    On June 30, 1962 With the aid of 13 strikeouts and a Frank Howard home run, Sandy Koufax no-hits Bob Miller and the Mets, 5 – 0 in Los Angeles. Sandy starts off the game by fanning the side on nine pitches in the 1st inning, the first National League pitcher to strike out the side on nine pitches since Brooklyn’s Dazzy Vance, in 1924. It […]
  • Final Game at Forbes Field - Full Radio Broadcast
    On June 28, 1970, the Pittsburgh Pirates play their final two games at venerable Forbes Field, which opened its doors in 1909. A crowd of over 40,000 watches the Bucs sweep the Chicago Cubs, 3-2 and 4-1. The Pirates pull even with the Mets with the twin bill sweep. Al Oliver hits the final home […]
  • Bob Bailey becomes first expo to hit 2 homeruns in a game - Full Radio Broadcast
    June 22, 1969, At Wrigley Field, Bob Bailey after missing still recovering from a spring training injury becomes the first Montreal Expo to hit 2 home runs in a game. Bailey took Ted Abernathy deep and Phil Regan in the 8th. Baily’s 8th inning home run gave the Expos a 6-2 lead. The Expos will […]
  • Fathers Day June 21, 1964 New York Mets vs Philadelphia Phillies & Jim Bunning
    On June 21, 1964 On Father’s Day at Shea Stadium, Jim Bunning fans 10, drives in two runs, and pitches the first perfect game (excluding Don Larsen’s 1956 World Series effort and Harvey Haddix’s 1959 extra-inning loss) since Charlie Robertson’s on April 30, 1922. Philadelphia beats the Mets, 6 – 0. Bunning also becomes the first pitcher to win no-hitters in both leagues, and Gus Triandos becomes the first catcher to catch a no-hitter in each […]
  • Juan Marichal (San Francisco Giants) vs Bob Gibson (St Louis Cardinals) June 8, 1962 Complete Radio Broadcast
    On Friday night on June 8, 1962, At Busch Stadium future Hall of Famers, Juan Marichal (7-4) faces off against Bob Gibson (6-4).  the Giants come in 40-17 and the Cardinals a less robust 27-24. The game features additional Hall of Famers -  Willie Mays, Willie McCovey, Stan Musial and Orlando Cepeda.     
  • 1960 06 03 New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox Complete Radio Broadcast
    June 3 1960 Boston Red Sox face New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium. Bob Turley squares off against Sox starter Jerry Casale. Hall of Famers Ted Williams, Yogi Berra and Mickey Mantle appear in today's game. The Red Sox come in 9 games under 500, the Yankees at playing dead even 500.
  • Game 2 1964 Kansas City A's vs New York Yankees Full Broadcast
    This podcast is brought to you by Franchising Connection. If you are in a career transition and are interested in exploring Franchising contact them: www.franchisingconnection.com  May 30, 1964 At Yankee Stadium   
  • Dodgers-vs-Pirates-Memorial-Day-1957
    This podcast is brought to you by Franchising Connection. If you are in a career transition and are interested in exploring Franchising contact them: www.franchisingconnection.com  May 30, 1957, At Forbes Field on Memorial Day the Brooklyn Dodgers face the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Game features hall of Famers Duke Snider, Gil Hodges, Roy Campanella, Roberto Clemente, […]
  • Harvey Haddix Almost Perfect
    This podcast is brought to you by Franchising Connection. If you are in a career transition and are interested in exploring Franchising contact them: www.franchisingconnection.com  Today we explore May 26th and May 27th when Harvey Haddix pitches 12 brilliant innings only to lose it in the 13th.  What future famous owner was at the game? […]
  • Don Nottebart throws the first no-hitter in Houston History
    This episode is sponsored by - www.franchisingconnection.com On May 17, 1963 — At Colt Stadium, Don Nottebart throws the first no-hitter in franchise history when the Houston Colt .45’s beat the Philadelphia Phillies, 4-1. Nottebart fans eight and walks three. Carl Warwick and Howie Goss homer to supply Houston its runs. Al Spangler snares Wes […]