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On this Date 1951 - HOF Billy Goodman Leads Red Sox to Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/15/2020, 8:45am EDT

Billy Goodman of the Boston Red Sox reached base five times in the second game of a doubleheader...

On this Date 1935 - HOF Burgess Whitehead Leads Cardinals

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/14/2020, 8:45am EDT

Burgess Whitehead of the St. Louis Cardinals had three hits in seven trips to the plate in a doubleheader...

On this Date 1998 - HOF Ron Francis Signs with Hurricanes

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/13/2020, 8:45am EDT

Carolina Hurricanes signed future Hockey Hall of Famer Ron Francis. He scored 549 goals and tallied 1,798 points...

On this Date 1949 - HOF Rick Hendrick Born in Warrenton

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/12/2020, 8:45am EDT

Rick Hendrick was born in Warrenton, NC. The owner of Hendrick Motorsports, he has built...

On this Date 1944 - HOF Lou Hudson Born in Greensboro

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/11/2020, 8:45am EDT

Lou Hudson was born in Greensboro. “Sweet Lou” was a standout at Dudley High in Greensboro...

On this Date 1972 - HOF Hoyt Wilhelm Pitches Final Major League Game

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/10/2020, 8:45am EDT

Hoyt Wilhelm made his final major league appearance with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Born in Huntersville...

On this Date 1938 - HOF Pep Young Leads Pirates to Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/09/2020, 8:45am EDT

Pep Young of the Pittsburgh Pirates had two hits in four at bats and scored twice as the Pirates...

On this Date 1933 - HOF Rick Ferrell All-Star Game Catcher

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/06/2020, 8:45am EDT

Rick Ferrell earned a starting nod in the first All-Star Game for Major League Baseball at Comiskey Park in Chicago.

On this Date 1906 - HOF Jack Coombs Debuts for Athletics

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/05/2020, 8:45am EDT

Jack Coombs made his major league baseball debut for the Philadelphia Athletics. Coombs went on to post a 158-110...

On this Date 1984 - HOF Richard Petty Wins 200th

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/04/2020, 8:45am EDT

Richard Petty won his 200th and final NASCAR race.

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