April 24: Three rainouts give Chicago the honor of hosting the FIRST game in American League history. Roy Patterson gets the win for the White Stockings over the Cleveland Blues 8-2. Clark Griffith manages the White Stockings.
April 25: Cleveland second baseman Erve Beck hits the FIRST home run in AL history off Chicago's John
April 25: Detroit scores the greatest Opening Day rally in its
AL debut with 10 runs in the bottom of the 9th inning for a 14-13
victory over Milwaukee.
July 15: Christy Mathewson of the Giants pitches a no
hitter blanking St. Louis 5-0 at League Park.