Braves Franchise History
2006 - Dayton Moore is named as the general manager of the Kansas City Royals replacing Allan Baird.
1925 - Ty Cobb records his 275th career triple and becomes the first player ever with 1,000 career extra-base hits. He will finish his career with 1,136 extra-base hits and will hold the all-time record until Babe Ruth passes him in June of 1931.
1964 - The New York Mets and San Francisco Giants play the longest doubleheader in major league history lasting 9 hours and 52 minutes. The second game goes for 23 innings and lasts 7 hours and 23 minutes with the Giants winning 8-6.
1983 - American League president Lee MacPhail suspends Yankees owner George Steinbrenner for a week for “repeated problems” stemming from his public criticism of umpires.