September 19, 1978 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, pitcher Mike Caldwell won his 20th game of the major league baseball season en route to a 22-9 overall record. Caldwell went the distance to pitch a 2-0 shutout for the Milwaukee Brewers against the Yankees in New York at Yankee Stadium. The Tarboro native and N.C. State graduate joined the NCSHOF in 1998.
September 18, 1960 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Wray Carlton scored the first touchdown in Buffalo Bills history as he slammed over from the one-yard-line in the second quarter of Buffalo’s 1960 home opener, although the Bills fell to the Denver Broncos 27-21. Born in Wallace, Carlton starred at Duke before his NFL career. He was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 2012.