On July 4,1959 Yankee pitcher Bob Turley turns in another one hit masterpiece at Washington. A lazy fly in the 9th by pinch-hitter Julio Becquer drops in front of LF Norm Siebern for the only Senator safety. SS Tony Kubek goes 8 for 10 in the doubleheader, as the Yanks sweep, 10 – 6 and 7 – 0.


Harmon Killebrew arrives home after 3-run HR in 1st inning, his 27th, en route to #Senators 10-6 win,  Finally playing full time, Killebrew had breakout year, his 42 HRs tying Rocky Colavito for tops in AL #MLB