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

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/06/2021, 5:00am 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 07/05/2021, 5:00am 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 07/04/2021, 5:00am EDT

Richard Petty won his 200th and final NASCAR race.

On this Date 1966 - HOF Tony Cloninger Leads Braves with Bat

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/03/2021, 5:00am EDT

While pitching for the Atlanta Braves, he set a record at the plate by hitting two grand slams...

On this Date 1937 - HOF Richard Petty Born

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/02/2021, 5:00am EDT

He won 200 races during his career...

On this Date 2009 - Remembering John Henry Moss

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 07/01/2021, 5:00am EDT

The Kings Mountain native had six decades of involvement in organized baseball...

On this Date 1931 - HOF Rick Ferrell Leads St. Louis to Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 06/30/2021, 5:00am EDT

Durham native Rick Ferrell had a double and a single in three trips to the plate...

On this Date 2011 - Naismith Awards to Yow, Smith, Krzyzewski

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 06/29/2021, 5:00am EDT

Mike Krzyzewski, Dean Smith and Kay Yow--were recognized with the prestigious Naismith Good Sportsmanship Awards...

On this Date 1931 - HOF Junior Johnson Born in Wilkes County

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 06/28/2021, 5:00am EDT

Junior Johnson was born in Wilkes County. He went on to become a great stock car driver and...

On this Date 1937 - HOF Burgess Whitehead and Giants Win

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program 06/27/2021, 5:00am EDT

Burgess Whitehead collected three hits in five trips to the plate...

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