On January 22, 1929, the New York Yankees announce that they will use numbers on the backs of their uniforms. The Yankees will become the first team to regularly use numbers on the backs of their jerseys as a way of identifying players.
Boston Red Sox establish a major league record for the most runs in one game as they rip the St. Louis Browns, 29-4
June 8, 1950
January 14, 1919
September 5, 1978