On June 7, 1921, a minor league game in Kingsport, Tennessee is canceled because of a murder. The body of a slain girl is found at the ballpark, prompting local police to declare the site a crime scene and cancel the Appalachian League game between Kingsport and Knoxville.
March 10, 1995
Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis rules that Alabama Pitts, a black player, may suit up for the Albany Senators of the International League
June 17, 1935
May 10, 1909