Friday, October 2, 2020

 


On this day



In 1921, New York Yankees outfielder Babe Ruth hit then record 59th HR in 7-6 win over former club Boston Red Sox at Polo Grounds


In 1947, New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra hit the first pinch-hit home run in Baseball World Series history off Ralph Branca in the 7th inning of a 9-8 loss to the Brooklyn Dodgers in Game 3


In 1974, Future Baseball Hall of Fame right fielder Hank Aaron hit his final home run as a member of the Atlanta Braves, in a 13-0 drubbing of the Cincinnati Reds; Aaron's 733rd career HR on his last NL at bat


In 2001, Cubs right fielder Sammy Sosa became first player in MLB history to total 60 home runs in three seasons; Chicago slugger connected off Reds starter Lance Davis to reach milestone in 5-4 loss



Tom Moody

Thomas Moody who was born in the year 1965 on the same day and month is an Australian cricket coach, commentator and former international cricketer. He coached the IPL team Sunrisers Hyderabad till 2019. He has been appointed head coach of the Bangladesh Premier League franchise Rangpur Riders for the next three seasons of the tournament from 2017 as well as the head coach of the Multan Sultans in the PSL starting from 2018.

No comments:

Post a Comment

  Highlights In 2009, in 98th Davis Cup, Spain defeated Czech Republic in Barcelona (5-0) In 2014, in 23rd SEC Championship Game, #1 Alabama...

Blog Archive