1905 – Ty Cobb makes his MLB debut, hitting a double in the Tigers’ 5-3 win over the New York Highlanders.
1922 – Babe Ruth is ejected from a game for the fifth time of the 1922 season.
1965 – After a 55 year baseball career as a player and manager, Casey Stengel retires.
1987 – Texas Rangers catcher Geno Petralli ties an MLB record with six passed balls in one game as he struggled to catch knuckleballer Charlie Hough.
1991 – Dan O’Brien sets a US decathlon record with 8,812 points.
1997 – The Houston Comets beat the New York Liberty to win the first ever WNBA championship.
2006 – Greg Maddux picks up career victory #330 for his career.
2012 – Andy Roddick announces that he will be retiring from tennis following the US Open.
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