On this Day in Sports History August 6
On this day in 1890, Cy Young recorded his first major league win.
On this day in 1952, Satchel Paige became the oldest pitcher to record a complete-game shutout at the age of 46.
On this day in 1973, Roberto Clemente became the first Latin-born player to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
On this day in 1988, Jose Canseco steals a base against the Mariners, becoming just the 11th player in major league history to hit 30 home runs and steal 30 bases in a season.
On this day in 2002, Robb Nen recorded his 300th career save.
On this day n 1962, the Philadelphia Nationals changed their name to the 76ers.
On this day in 1984, Carl Lewis won the Long Jump to win his 2nd gold medal of the summer.