On July 11, 1985, Nolan Ryan of the Houston Astros becomes the first pitcher in history to record 4,000 strikeouts. Ryan notches the milestone when he fans New York Mets outfielder Danny Heep on three pitches in the sixth inning.
Babe Adams of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Rube Marquard of the New York Giants engage in a 21-inning pitching duel
July 17, 1914
June 8, 1968