BASEBALL NEWS

BASEBALL NEWS

Aaron Nola retired the first 15 batters he faced on his way to a dominant four-hitter, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-0 win over the host New York Mets on Tuesday. The Phillies won for the 22nd time in 27 games and became the first team in the majors to...
TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY

TODAY IN BASEBALL HISTORY

May 3 1927 — Brooklyn’s Jesse Barnes defeated his brother Virgil Barnes for a 7-6 victory over the New York Giants. It was the first matchup of pitching brothers in major league history. 1936 — Joe DiMaggio made his major league debut for the New York Yankees and had...