On April 18, 1981, the Pawtucket Red Sox and Rochester Red Wings start the longest game in professional baseball history. The game is suspended at 4:07 AM the next day, and will be resumed in June. The 33-inning contest will last a total of eight hours and 25 minutes.
March 5, 1975
fiery bus crash near St. Paul, Minnesota kills five members of Duluth’s minor league team in the Northern League
July 24, 1948
April 18, 1946