On January 26, 1962, New York Yankee stars Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle sign contracts to appear in the movie Safe at Home. The movie will star Maris and Mantle as themselves and feature cameos by Whitey Ford and Ralph Houk.
Chicago White Sox announce the hiring of Mary Shane, who will become the first woman to do television play-by-play in major league history
January 3, 1977
December 24, 1949