TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY JULY 23

              1925      Lou Gehrig’s four-run home run is the difference in the Yankees’ 11-7 victory over the Senators. The New York first baseman’s bases-full homer is the first of a record 23 grand slams he will hit during his 17-year career in...

MLB STANDINGS JULY 23

          American League East Team W L Pct GB Home Road East Central West Last 10 Streak Boston 70 31 .693 – 34 – 13 36 – 18 32 – 13 11 – 7 20 – 10 8 – 2 W 1 NY Yankees 63 34 .649 5 34 – 14 29 – 20 24 – 17...

TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY JULY 22

              1905      In the first game of a doubleheader, A’s pitcher Weldon Henley no-hits the Browns, 6-0. During his four-year big league career, the Georgia native will compile a 32-43 won-loss record. 1906      Without a single assist registered by his...

TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY JULY 21

              1892      In a matchup of 300 game winners at the Philadelphia Baseball Grounds, Phillies’ submariner Tim Keefe sinks Jim “Pud” Galvin and the Browns, 2-0. The next time two National League pitchers with 300 or more victories will face...

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL STANDINGS JULY 21

          American League East Team W L Pct GB Home Road East Central West Last 10 Streak Boston 69 30 .697 – 34 – 13 35 – 17 32 – 13 10 – 6 20 – 10 9 – 1 W 3 NY Yankees 62 34 .646 5.5 33 – 14 29 – 20 24 – 17...

TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY JULY 20

              1906      At St. Louis, Brooklyn hurler Mal Eason no-hits the Cardinals, 2-0. The ‘Kid’ was the losing pitcher when Johnny Lush pitched a no-hitter against the Superbas (Dodgers) in May. 1926      A’s outfielder Al Simmons establishes...