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The following are the events that happened world-wide throughout the sport of baseball.

January

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February

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March

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April

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May

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15 16 17 18 19 20 21

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June

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July

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August

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15 16 17 18 19 20 21

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September

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15 16 17 18 19 20 21

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29 30

October

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15 16 17 18 19 20 21

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29 30 31

November

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15 16 17 18 19 20 21

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29 30

December

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Sources

1800s

1900s

1910s

1920

1930s

1940s

  • 1949 - Commissioner Happy Chandler lifts the ban on all players who jumped to the Mexican League, starting in 1946. Only Sal Maglie will make a significant mark after the exile. Lou Klein will be the first jumper to make a major-league box score, successfully pinch-hitting on June 16.

1950s

1960s

  • 1963 - At Baltimore's Memorial Stadium, Mickey Mantle fractures a bone in his left foot and suffers ligament and cartilage damage to the left knee running into the chain link fence chasing down a Brooks Robinson drive. Mantle will be out for 61 games. Whitey Ford beats Milt Pappas and the Orioles, 4–3, as the Yankees return to first place.

1970s

1980s

  • 1989 - The Toronto SkyDome opens, but the Blue Jays lose 5–3 to the Milwaukee Brewers. Baseball's newest and most modern stadium features a $100 million fully retractable roof, a hotel, the world's largest video display board, and a ‘’Hard Rock Cafe’’.

1990s

2000s

Births

  • 1874 - Jack Chesbro, Hall of Fame pitcher (d. 1931)
  • 1878 - Billy Maloney, outfielder (d. 1960)
  • 1878 - Fred Mitchell, player and manager (d. 1970)
  • 1903 - Billy Urbanski, outfielder (d. 1973)
  • 1916 - Eddie Joost, All-Star player and manager
  • 1918 - Al Javery, All-Star pitcher (d. 1977)
  • 1924 - Lou Brissie, All-Star pitcher
  • 1941 - Duke Sims, catcher
  • 1966 - Bill Spiers, infielder
  • 1967 - Ray Lankford, All-Star outfielder
  • 1974 - Russ Ortiz, All-Star pitcher

Deaths

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