1927: Babe Ruth hits his 60th. home run off Tom Zachary of the Washington Senators.
1972: Roberto Clemente hits a double off John Matlack of the NY Mets, his 3000th. and last hit, dying in a plane crash during the off season.
1992: Goerge Brett collects his 3000th. hit against the Angels.
1995: Albert Belle hits his 50th. home run to become the only player in history to have 50 home runs and 50 double in the same season.
2007: The NY Mets blow a 7 game lead with 17 games to play to miss the playoffs.