On this Day in Sports History May 27
On this day in 1904, New York Giants first baseman Dan McGann stole five bases in a single game.
On this day in 1968, Major League Baseball announced that Montreal and San Diego had been awarded franchises.
On this day in 2006, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter got his 2,000th career hit, becoming the eight player in Yankee history to achieve the feat.
On this day in 2006, Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling won his 200th career game.
On this day in 2013, the San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzles to advance to the NBA Finals.
On this day in 1975, the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Buffalo Sabres to win the Stanley Cup.
On this day in 1873, Survivor won the Preakness Stakes.
On this day in 1878, Duke of Magenta won the Preakness Stakes.