July 7, 1922: Tigers roar back with win over Senators

What follows is a narrative on the greatest comeback in baseball…

July 28, 1931: Bob Fothergill leads White Sox in 11-run rally to beat Yankees

In one of the greatest comebacks in major-league history, the…
Bill Knickerbocker (Trading Card DB)

August 21, 1934: Cleveland scores nine runs in 9th to rally past A’s

The Philadelphia Athletics hosted the Cleveland Indians to complete…

May 23, 1901: Cleveland Blues turn hopeless defeat into glorious victory

The newly-minted American League was barely a month old on May…

June 11, 1933: Pirates score 10 in ninth to beat the Cardinals

The Pittsburgh Pirates were slumping when they arrived in the…

May 27, 1933: Yankees score 12 runs in eighth for big comeback win

The Yankees of the 1920s won six American League pennants and…
George Case (Trading Card DB)

September 20, 1942: War worries overshadow Senators’ huge 9th inning against A’s

When the two worst teams in the American League met at Shibe…

August 30, 1919: Outburst by Tigers’ inert offense stuns St. Louis

Time was running out for the Detroit Tigers to keep the Chicago…

June 25, 1929: Robins stun Giants with 5 ninth-inning runs to tie game, then win in 10th

The Brooklyn Robins and New York Giants were seemingly participating…

July 3, 1923: Ailing Tigers rally to top Cleveland

The Tigers limped into Cleveland as a battered and bruised ballclub.…

June 17, 1936: Browns overcome 11-run deficit to beat A’s

From 1925 until 1933 the Philadelphia Athletics finished in third…

May 8, 1918: The wildest, wobbliest, weirdest windup as Reds score nine in 9th

“The outlook wasn’t rosy for the Redland tribe that day; The…
Frankie Frisch (Library of Congress)

May 7, 1925: A Baker Bowl lead is never big enough, especially for the Phillies

“It was not a contest to contribute to the peace of mind and…
Max Flack (Library of Congress)

May 5, 1919: Cincinnati is red as Cubs overcome 6-0 deficit in the 9th

Things looked bleak for the Chicago Cubs in the top of the ninth…
Augusta Chronicle

July 13, 1937: Phillies snatch defeat from the hands of victory

“Out of a clear blue sky, six runs came tumbling into (Bill…
Moose Solters (Trading Card DB)

June 8, 1937: Moose becomes goat after Cleveland gives up 6-run lead to Red Sox

As the Boston Red Sox came to the plate in the top of ninth inning…

September 8, 1921: Phillies rally for eight runs in ninth inning for comeback victory

 Joe Oeschger, the ace of the Boston Braves pitching staff,…

August 5, 1938: Boston’s Joe Cronin transforms self from goat to hero

The Detroit Tigers hosted the visiting Red Sox at Briggs Stadium…
Ty Cobb (TRADING CARD DB)

May 13, 1911: Ty Cobb’s 5 RBIs not enough to withstand Red Sox comeback

The 1911 Boston Red Sox were nothing to write home about. They…

June 15, 1925: Athletics overcome 12-run deficit to knock off Cleveland

From 1910 through 1914, Philadelphia won four of five pennants…

April 25, 1901: Tigers stage 9th-inning comeback in AL opener

More than a century ago, the Detroit Tigers staged the biggest…

October 12, 1929: A’s stage historic World Series comeback with 10-run inning

The Chicago Cubs’ Hack Wilson jogged out to his position in…