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On this Day in Sports History June 10

On this Day in Sports History June 10

MLB

On this day in 1921, New York Yankees outfielder Babe Ruth became the all-time home run leader with 120.

On this day in 1944, Joe Nuxhall of the Cincinnati Reds became the youngest pitcher in baseball history to make his major league debut at the age of 15 years, 10 months and 11 days.

On this day in 1966, Cleveland Indians pitcher Sonny Siebert threw a no-hitter against Washington Senators.

On this day in 1981, Pete Rose collected his 3,630th career hit to tie Stan Musial for the all-time record in the National League.

On this day in 1997, Florida Marlins pitcher Kevin Brown threw a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants.

NBA

On this day in 1977, Lusia Harris became the first women ever officially drafted by an NBA team, when the New Orleans Jazz took her in the seventh round.

NHL

On this day in 1989, Wayne Gretzky won the MVP for the ninth time in his career.

On this day in 1996, the Colorado Avalanche beat the Florida Panthers to win the Stanley Cup.

On this day in 2000, the New Jersey Devils defeated the Dallas Stars to win the Stanley Cup.

Horse Racing

On this day in 2000, Commendable won the Belmont Stakes.

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