TO­DAY IN SPORTS HIS­TORY

The Hamilton Spectator - - SPORTS -

1875 — Ge­orge (Charmer) Zet­tlein pitches the first 9-in­ning shutout. 1887 — 13th Ken­tucky Derby: Isaac Lewis aboard Mon­trose wins in 2:39.25. 1892 — 18th Ken­tucky Derby: Lon­nie Clay­ton aboard Azra wins in 2:41.5. 1897 — Washington Sen­a­tors catcher Char­lie Far­rell throws out 8 at­tempted steal­ers. 1900 — James J. Jef­fries knocks out James J. Cor­bett in 23 for heavy­weight box­ing ti­tle. 1912 — 38th Ken­tucky Derby: Carol H. Shilling aboard Worth wins in 2:09.4. 1918 — 44th Ken­tucky Derby: Wil­liam Knapp on Ex­ter­mi­na­tor wins in 2:10.8. 1928 — 56th Preak­ness: Raymond Sonny Work­man aboard Victorian wins in 2:00.2. 1928 — 63rd Bri­tish Golf Open: Wal­ter Ha­gen shoots a 292 at Royal St. Ge­orge’s. 1935 — 61st Preak­ness: Wil­lie Saun­ders aboard Omaha wins in 1:58.4. 1940 — 66th Preak­ness: Fred A. Smith aboard Bim­elech wins in 1:58.6. 1946 — 72nd Preak­ness: War­ren Mehrtens aboard As­sault wins in 2:01.4. 1959 — New York Yan­kees catcher Yogi Berra’s er­ror­less streak of 148 games ends. 1963 — Los An­ge­les Dodgers’ Sandy Ko­ufax’ sec­ond no-hit­ter beats San Fran­cisco Giants, 8-0. 1968 — NHL Stan­ley Cup: Mon­treal Cana­di­ens sweep St. Louis Blues in four games. 1972 — San Fran­cisco Giants trade Wil­lie Mays to New York Mets for pitcher Char­lie Wil­liams and cash. 1972 — Stan­ley Cup: Bos­ton Bru­ins beat New York Rangers, 4 games to 2. 1980 — Pete Rose steals sec­ond, third, and home in one in­ning for Philadel­phia Phillies. 1983 — Aberdeen FC wins the Euro­pean Cup Win­ners Cup, beat­ing Real Madrid 2-1 in the fi­nal played in Gothen­burg, Swe­den. 1984 — Detroit Tigers set best 30-game start record (26-4). 1985 — Fire en­gulfs a wooden stand in the Val­ley Pa­rade sta­dium in Brad­ford, Eng­land, dur­ing a foot­ball match, killing 56. 1988 — Mario An­dretti records fastest In­di­anapo­lis 500 lap (221.565 m.p.h.). 1990 — New York Yan­kees trade Dave Win­field to Cal­i­for­nia An­gels for Mike Witt. 1994 — In­ter Mi­lan wins 23rd UEFA Cup.

Yogi Berra’s streak of 148 games with­out an er­ror ended 58 years ago to­day.

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