1859 – Amherst College defeats
Williams College 73–32 in a game played in Pittsfield,
In 1885 – Tom Burns of the Chicago
White Stockings hits a home run that is estimated at 500 feet
in a Chicago win.
In 1887 - The Philadelphia Quakers and
the Detroit Wolverines set a record by scoring in 15 of the 18
half-innings in the Wolverines 17-13 victory.