May 27, 1971 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Tommy Helms of the Cincinnati Reds had an excellent game at the plate, but the rest of the team was pretty well held in check as the Reds lost to Dock Ellis and the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 at Three Rivers Stadium. Helms had three hits, including a pair of doubles, and scored two runs for the Reds. The Charlotte native joined the NCSHOF in 2013.
May 25, 1969 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Jack McDowall died at the age of 63. A member of the College Football Hall of Fame, McDowall is one of North Carolina State’s greatest athletes, serving as captain of both the football and basketball teams during his career. He went on to be a long-time athletic director at Rollins College. He joined the NCSHOF in 1965.