August 6, 1939: Late home runs lift West to win in Negro League all-star game

As the Cheers resident know-it-all Cliff Clavin might have said,…

September 6, 1939: Gomez beats Grove in duel of Hall of Fame lefties

The Boston Red Sox arrived in New York for a three-game series,…
Ted Williams (TRADING CARD DB)

September 10, 1939: 'Thumping' Ted Williams goes on a batting binge

The Red Sox and Athletics squared off for the second game of…

September 12, 1939: White Sox victory voided on appeal

At first glance, the game played between the Chicago White Sox…

September 28, 1939: A trifecta for McKechnie, a pennant for Cincinnati

The Reds were on the brink. Twenty years removed from their only…