On July 1, 1917, Fred Toney of the Cincinnati Reds pitches complete game victories in both ends of a doubleheader against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Toney fires a pair of three-hitters in winning 4-1 and 5-1. Toney, who hurled a no-hitter earlier in the season, sets a record for fewest hits allowed in a twin bill.
Cy Acosta of the Chicago White Sox becomes the first American League pitcher to bat in a game since the designated hitter
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