July 7, 1982: Harold Baines belts three home runs at Comiskey Park

The Chicago White Sox exploded, according to sportswriter Robert…
Tony Gwynn (NATIONAL BASEBALL HALL OF FAME LIBRARY)

July 19, 1982: Tony Gwynn records two hits in his major-league debut for Padres

As the sun rose over San Diego on July 19, 1982, San Diego Padres…

August 4, 1982: Joel Youngblood's busy day: two hits for two teams in two cities

One of the more exciting days on the baseball calendar is the…

August 7, 1982: Jim Rice's heroic effort saves child's life

Fenway Park was in its 71st season on August 7, 1982 when the…

August 22, 1982: Glenn Brummer steals win for Cardinals

There was no reason to expect St. Louis Cardinals catcher Glenn…

September 6, 1982: Willie Stargell Day in Pittsburgh

Willie “Pops” Stargell, the captain of the Pittsburgh Pirates,…

September 22, 1982: Chris Speier goes crazy with eight RBIs for Expos

Montreal Expos manager Jim Fanning returned to the dugout on…

October 3, 1982: Brewers hold off Orioles' charge in season finale

To say that the final game of the regular season for the Milwaukee…

October 10, 1982: Milwaukee Brewers rally in Game Five to reach World Series

Game Five of the 1982 American League Championship Series on…

October 17, 1982: Robin Yount's four hits lead Brewers to win in Game Five

Throughout the three World Series games in Milwaukee in 1982,…

April 5, 1983: Tom Seaver makes his long-awaited return to Mets

Tom Seaver became a New York Met in a very unusual way. In 1966…

April 15, 1983: Milt Wilcox nearly perfect for Tigers

The early-season Friday evening match-up was a game between two…

May 14, 1983: Good things come in threes for Brewers' Ben Oglivie

The magic number was 3 at County Stadium in Milwaukee on Saturday,…
Dave LaPoint (TRADING CARD DB)

May 24, 1983: Cardinals' Dave LaPoint finally finishes what he starts

When Dave LaPoint of the St. Louis Cardinals walked to the pitcher’s…

July 4, 1983: Dave Righetti tosses a no-hitter on Fourth of July

One never knows how a given game will work out. On the Fourth…