On August 28, 1936, Giants player/manager Bill Terry inserts himself as a pinch-hitter against the Pirates, delivering a bases-loaded single to give his team their 15th straight win. Terry hit .341 in his big league career, and won three pennants as New York’s manager.
May 16, 1953
Carroll Hardy of the Boston Red Sox becomes the only player to pinch-hit for both Ted Williams and Carl Yastrzemski
May 31, 1961