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Events

1931

1935

1967

  • Oakland Athletics' owner Charlie Finley appoints Bob Kennedy as the franchise's first ever manager.

1988

1990

1993

2000

2004

  • The Boston Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 10-3 in New York to cap their historic comeback, rallying from a 0-3 series deficit to effectively end the Curse of the Bambino and earn their first World Series berth since 1986. They would go on to sweep the St. Louis Cardinals for their first World Series Championship since 1918.

Births

1931

1932

  • NFL player Rosey Brown born in Charlottesville, Virginia.

1937

1953

1958

  • NFL quarterback Dave Krieg born in Iola, Wisconsin.

1968

1969

1981

Deaths

1906

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