On June 26, 1977 In a sweep of Texas, both by 4 – 3 scores, Angels 2B Jerry Remy has 26 chances, an American League record (4 putouts, 12 assists in 11-inning game 1; 5 putouts, 5 asists in game 2). This comes two days after 2B Don Money tied the AL mark with 12 assists.
2001 – Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki becomes only the second player in major league history to win the Most Valuable Player and Rookie of the Year awards in the same season. Suzuki joins Boston Red Sox outfielder Fred Lynn, who achieved this double distinction in 1975.
November 20, 2001
Houston defeats Cincinnati, 7 – 5, ending the Reds’ 10-game winning streak. Cincinnati’s streak consisted of an unprecedented 10 straight victories over division-leading clubs.
July 2, 1999
Jon Lester strikes out a career-high 15 and allows only one hit over 8 innings as the Red Sox defeat the A’s, 6 – 3. A grand slam by Jonny Gomes and solo homers by David Ortiz and David Ross account for all of Boston’s runs.
May 3, 2014