This Date In Baseball

June 5 1911 — Boston’s Smoky Joe Wood struck out three Chicago White Sox pinch hitters in the ninth to preserve a 5-4 win. 1915 — Philadelph…

This Date In Baseball

June 7 1885 — The American Association allowed pitchers to throw overhand. 1906 — The Chicago Cubs scored 11 runs in the first inning off Ne…