On this Day in Sports History October 10
On this day in 1920, Cleveland Indians Bill Wambsganss became the only player in World Series history to record an unassisted triple play.
On this day in 1951, the New York Yankees won the World Series for the 14th time by defeating the Giants in six games.
On this day in 1956, the Yankees defeated the Brooklyn Dodgers 9-0 to win their 17th World Series.
On this day in 1968, the Detroit Tigers defeated the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 7 to win the World Series.
On this day in 1993, Frank Thomas of the Chicago White Sox won the AL MVP.
On this day in 2011, Texas Rangers left fielder Nelson Cruz hit the first walk-off Grand Slam in postseason history.
On this day in 1999, St. Louis Rams receiver Isaac Bruce scored fourth touchdowns in a single-game.