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On this Day in Sports History June 16

On this Day in Sports History June 16

MLB

On this day in 1938, Jimmie Foxx was walked six times in a single game which is a major league record.

On this day in 1991, Montreal Expos outfielder Otis Nixon set the major league record with six stolen bases in a single game.

NBA

On this day in 1975, the Milwaukee Bucks traded Kareem-Abdul Jabbar to the Los Angeles Lakers.

On this day in 1993, Chicago Bulls small forward Michael Jordan scored 55 points in a NBA Finals game against the Suns.

Golf

On this day in 1951, Ben Hogan won the U.S. Open for the second consecutive year.

On this day in 2002, Tiger Woods won the U.S. Open.

On this day in 2008, Tiger Woods won the U.S. Open over Rocco Mediate.  It was Woods third U.S. Open Championship.

Soccer

On this day in 2010, Chile defeated Honduras, 1-0, to record their first World Cup win in 48 years.

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