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On this Day in Sports History April 17

On this Day in Sports History April 17

MLB

On this day in 2005, St. Louis Cardinals manager Tony LaRussa won his 800th career game, beating the Milwaukee Brewers, 3-2.

On this day in 2010, Colorado Rockies pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez pitched the first no-hitter in team history, defeating the Atlanta Braves, 4-0.

On this day in 2012, Jamie Moyer became the oldest player in Major League history to win a game at the age of 49 years, 141 days.  Moyer led the Colorado Rockies to a 5-3 win over the San Diego Padres.

NBA

On this day in 1999, Utah Jazz point guard John Stockton collected his 13,000th career assist.

On this day in 2005, the Boston Celtics won the Atlantic Division for the first time since the 1991-92 season.

College Basketball

On this day in 2012, Kentucky freshmen Anthony Davis, Marquis Teague and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist declared for the NBA Draft.  Sophomores Terrance Jones and Doron Lamb also declared.

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