On September 15, 1978 — Don Sutton, in front of 47,188 fans at Dodger Stadium, throws a six-hitter to beat Atlanta, 5-0. Los Angeles, with tonight’s attendance, becomes the major league first team in history to draw three million fans at home.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference September 15
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Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
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