On September 1, 1906 — In the longest game in American League history, Philadelphia beats the Red Sox in 24 innings, 4-1. Each starter goes the distance when A’s hurler Jack Coombs bests Boston’s Joe Harris in the Huntington Avenue Baseball Grounds contest.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference September 1
National Pastime
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
Replay The Game