1893 - Held scoreless for the first nine innings, both Brooklyn and the Boston Beaneaters score three runs in the ninth to send the game into extra innings. Boston's Billy Nash hits the ball over the left field fence in the bottom of the ninth, but he stays on third base "to bother the pitcher."
1910 - Cy Young won his 500th game as the Cleveland Indians defeated Washington 5-4 in 11 innings.
1933 - The Ferrell brothers — Rick and Wes — homered in the same game for the only time in their careers. Rick hit his homer against his brother.
1960 - Juan Marichal, in his first game with the San Francisco Giants, pitched a one-hitter to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0.
1968 - After hitting 10 home runs in six games, Frank Howard of the Washington Senators was stopped at Detroit by pitcher Earl Wilson, who won the game 5-4.
1981 - Pittsburgh's Jim Bibby gave up a leadoff single to Terry Harper of the Atlanta Braves then retired the next 27 batters for a 5-0 one-hitter. Bibby also hit two doubles.
1998 - Mark McGwire hit three two-run homers against Philadelphia. It was the second time this season and fourth time in his career McGwire hit three homers in a game. McGwire became the 12th player to have two three-homer games in a season.