On July 9, 1971, Vida Blue of the Oakland A’s strikes out 17 California Angels in 11 innings. Rollie Fingers follows with seven scoreless innings of relief. The A’s will eventually win the game, 1-0, in 20 innings, when Angel Mangual’s single scores Curt Blefary just before the 1:00 AM curfew.
October 3, 1965
Babe Ruth of the Boston Red Sox and Walter Johnson of the Washington Senators engage in a memorable pitching duel
August 15, 1916
April 26, 1980