The New York Mets trade pitchers Gary Gentry and Danny Frisella to the Atlanta Braves for second baseman Felix Millan and P George Stone, both of whom will contribute significantly to the Mets’ 1973 National League pennant.
At Coors Field, Colorado Rockies pitcher Mike Hampton beats the Houston Astros, 9 – 4, and hits a pair of home runs. Hampton, who came into the season homerless, now has four homers. The Mets, Hampton’s team last year, have a combined five homers from their outfielders.
October 15, 2019
1977 – Rick Wise shuts out the O’s, striking out 10 batters and allowing two hits, to win, 4 – 0. Butch Hobson homers for Boston, their 22nd home run in six games.
June 20, 1977