June 24, 1901: “He Didn’t Have the Energy to Strike a Lucifer”

Coming off a third-place finish in 1900, the Philadelphia Phillies…

May 24, 1936: Tony Lazzeri's two grand slams and 11 RBIs

Approximately 8,000 fans paid to enter Shibe Park on Sunday,…

June 8, 1940: Reds' Harry Craft hits for cycle as 'our lads annihilate Dodgers'

Baseball fans are usually divided into two camps: those who enjoy…

June 10, 1944: At age 15, Reds' Joe Nuxhall becomes youngest player to appear in MLB game

On the afternoon of June 10, 1944, just 3,510 individuals came…

June 8, 1950: Red Sox beat up on Browns with 29-4 shellacking

It was quite a homestand for the Boston Red Sox. From June 2…

April 23, 1955: White Sox set scoring record, crush relocated Athletics 29-6

For the third consecutive season, major-league baseball had seen…

June 1, 1957: Redlegs outscore the scoreboard in 22-2 rout of Cubs

The morning of Sunday, June 2, 1957, was a great day to be a…

May 26, 1964: Mets score 19 runs in win over Cubs

The New York Mets arrived in Chicago after losing two of three…

June 11, 1985: Phillies thrash Mets 26-7 in a near-record-setting clash

On June 11, 1985, at Philadelphia’s Veterans Stadium, the…
Fred McGriff (THE TOPPS COMPANY)

October 17, 1996: Braves roll over Cardinals, 15-0, to complete NLCS comeback

With a legendary starting pitching staff featuring a trio of…

June 18, 2000: Rockies' Mike Lansing hits fastest cycle in MLB history

Mike Lansing placed himself in the record books before his Colorado…
Eric Byrnes (ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS)

April 17, 2001: Blowout at Busch: Diamondbacks blast Cardinals 17-4

Coming into 2001, prognosticators predicted good years for the…

August 22, 2007: Rangers set major league mark with 30-3 victory

It began as a game of no import whatever, the first of a doubleheader,…