Monthly Archives: July 2014

No Hitter for Nolan Ryan

On July 15, 1973, Nolan Ryan struck out 17 batters as he pitched his second no-hitter of the season in a 6-0 California Angles at win over the Detroit Tigers. Click HERE for more… 

First World Cup Kicks off

On July 13, 1930, the first ever FIFA World Cup kicked off in Montevideo, the capitol of Uruguay where 13 teams met. FIFA held its inaugural meeting in 1904 but did not make a final decision on an time and place to hold the first World Cup until the eve of the 1927 Olympics in Amsterdam. Click HERE for more […]

Roger Clemens 3K K

On July 5, 1998, Toronto Blue Jay, Roger Clemens became the 11th pitcher to record his 3,000th strike outin a 2-1 home victory over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. Devil Ray’s left fielder Randy Winn walked up to the plate with two outs and nobody on. He struck out swinging to give Clemens to the 3,000 club. The […]