On April 18, 1923, an overflow crowd of 74,200 attends the first game in the history of Yankee Stadium. Bob Shawkey beats Howard Ehmke and the Boston Red Sox, 4 – 1, Appropriately enough, Babe Ruth hits a three-run homer in the “House That Ruth Built,” highlighting the New York Yankees’ victory.
Richie Allen of the Philadelphia Phillies hits the first regular season home run in the history of the Astrodome
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