1905 — Weldon Henley of the Philadelphia Athletics pitched a no-hitter, defeating the St. Louis Browns 6-0 in the first game of a doubleheader. It was the highlight of Henley’s 4-11 season.
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Oakland general manager Billy Beane acted boldly, trading top prospect Addison Russell in a deal that brought starters Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Athletics.
1921 — The Cleveland Indians and the New York Yankees combined for an AL-record 16 doubles in the Indians’ 17-8 victory. Cleveland had nine doubles and New York seven.
1909 — Cleveland shortstop Neal Ball pulled off the first unassisted triple play in modern major league history.