On September 8, 1958 — Pirates RF Roberto Clemente hits three triples in a 4 – 1 win over Cincinnati. Rookie pitcher Curt Raydon (8-4) collects his only major league hit in the 5th to ignite a 3-run rally. This is also his last decision.

 


Subscribe to This Day In Baseball

Get our latest Posts in your in box


Support This Day In Baseball on Patreon


Sources:
Baseball Reference September 8
National Pastime
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
Replay The Game