This Date In Baseball Print
Written by Admin   
Monday, 28 July 2014 02:36
MLB Headline News

 Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA
By The Associated Press
July 29
1908 - Rube Waddell struck out 16, sending the St. Louis Browns past the Philadelphia A's 5-4.
1911 - Joe Wood of the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Browns with a 5-0 no-hitter in the first game of a doubleheader. Wood fanned 12 and allowed three baserunners on two walks and a hit batsman.
1915 - Honus Wagner, 41, became the oldest player to hit a grand slam as Pittsburgh beat Brooklyn 8-2. The grand slam was an inside-the-park homer. Wagner remained the record holder until 1985, when Tony Perez hit one the day before his 43rd birthday.
1928 - The Cleveland Indians scored eight runs in the first inning and nine more in the second and went on to beat the New York Yankees 24-6 at Dunn Field. Johnny Hodapp singled twice in the second and sixth innings.
1936 - The Brooklyn Dodgers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 22-7 in the opener of a doubleheader, then lost the second game 5-4.
1955 - Smoky Burgess of the Cincinnati Reds hit three home runs and drove in nine runs in a 16-5 rout of the Pittsburgh Pirates at Crosley Field.
1968 - George Culver of the Cincinnati Reds pitched a 6-1 no-hitter against the Phillies in the second game of a doubleheader at Philadelphia.
1983 - Steve Garvey of the San Diego Padres ended his NL record of 1,207 consecutive games. The streak ended when he dislocated his thumb in a collision with Atlanta pitcher Pascual Perez while trying to score.
2000 - Eddie Taubensee hit a game-tying homer with two outs in the ninth and homered again in the 11th to lead Cincinnati to a 4-3 win over Montreal.
2001 - Craig Monroe homered in his first major league at-bat, leading the Texas Rangers over Tampa Bay 2-0.
2003 - Boston's Bill Mueller became the first player in major league history to hit grand slams from both sides of the plate in a game and connected for three homers in a 14-7 win at Texas.
2006 - Tomas Perez tied a major league record with four doubles, going 5-for-5 and leading the Tampa Bay Devil Rays to a 19-6 rout of the New York Yankees.
2010 - Anibal Sanchez pitched a one-hitter in the Florida Marlins' 5-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants. Sanchez retired his first 13 batters and matched a career-high with eight strikeouts.
Today's birthdays: Chad Billingsley, 30; Mike Adams, 36.
 

MLB Team Pages

Top MLB Public Bets

#1 919 Boston Red Sox 99%
#2 930 New York Yankees 98%
#3 907 St Louis Cardinals 98%
#4 902 Miami Marlins 80%
#5 906 Philadelphia Phillies 75%
#6 916 Detroit Tigers 73%
#7 924 Los Angeles Angels 73%
#8 921 Kansas City Royals 72%
#9 918 Tampa Bay Rays 65%
#10 912 Colorado Rockies 56%
View All: NFL |  NBA |  NCAAF |  NCAAB |  MLB |  NHL

MLB Futures

MLB TEAM WORLD SERIES ODDS CURRENT
LOS ANGELES DODGERS 15/2
WASHINGTON NATIONALS 8/1
DETROIT TIGERS 9/1
ST LOUIS CARDINALS 10/1
BOSTON RED SOX 10/1
KANSAS CITY ROYALS 12/1
CHICAGO CUBS 14/1
SAN DIEGO PADRES 14/1
NEW YORK METS 14/1
SEATTLE MARINERS 16/1
View All

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us | Advertising | 888-99-SPREAD

THIS IS NOT A GAMBLING SITE – If you think you have a gambling problem click here.

Disclaimer: This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. Individual users are responsible for the laws regarding accessing gambling information from their jurisdictions. Many countries around the world prohibit gambling, please check the laws in your location. Any use of this information that may violate any federal, state, local or international law is strictly prohibited.

Copyright: The information contained on TheSpread.com website is protected by international copyright and may not be reproduced, or redistributed in any way without expressed written consent.

About: TheSpread.com is the largest sports betting news site in the United States. We provide point spread news, odds, statistics and information to over 199 countries around the world each year. Our coverage includes all North American College and Professional Sports as well as entertainment, political and proposition wagering news.

©1999-2013 TheSpread.com