On September 23, 1956 — Ozzie Virgil becomes the first Dominican to reach the majors. The 23-year-old Monte Cristi native, who will also see his son Ozzie Jr. catch in the big leagues, plays third base for the Giants.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference September 23
National Pastime September 23
Retro Sheet
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