On this Day in Sports History June 12
On this day in 2005, the Washington Nationals won their 10th straight game, defeating the Seattle Mariners 3-2.
On this day in 2005, Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Hee-seop Choi hit three homers in a 4-3 win over the Twins.
On this day in 2007, Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander threw a no-hitter against the Milwaukee Brewers.
On this day in 2002, the Los Angeles Lakers won the NBA Championship by sweeping the New Jersey Nets.
On this day in 2000, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Steve Young announced his retirement.
On this day in 1920, Man o’ War won the Belmont Stakes.