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Here are some great dates in baseball history.

What Happened On The Following Dates?

October 3, 1974Frank Robinson signed a $175,000 contract with the Cleveland Indians to become the first black major league manager.

May 5, 1978 – Hustling Pete Rose, at age 37, cracked career hit number 3,000 to become the youngest player in history to reach this plateau.

 

September 28, 1941Ted Williams reached the .400 batting average plateau by banging out six hits in eight at-bats in his last two regular season games against the Philadelphia Athletics. Williams was batting .39955 going into the last two contests and finished at .406.

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