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Can you name the Dates of these Famous Events in Baseball?

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Boston Pilgrims win first World SeriesBoston
Fred Merkle makes Bonehead playNew York
Cy Young wins 500th gameWashington, D.C.
Hippo Vaugh and Fred Toney pitch 9-inning no-hitters agains one anotherChicago
Baseball game goes 26 innings before being called due to darknessBoston
Bill Wambsganss makes unassissted triple play in World SeriesCleveland
Babe Ruth hits 60th homer in one seasonNew York
Babe Ruth calls his shotChicago
Johnny Vander Meer pitches second consecutive no-hitterNew York
Bob Feller strikes out 18 batters in one gameCleveland
Joe Dimaggio's 56-game hitting streak endsCleveland
Jackie Robinson breaks color barrierNew York
Bobby Thompson hits Shot Heard Round the WorldNew York
Willie Mays makes amazing catch, robs Vic WertzNew York
Don Larsen throws World Series perfect gameNew York
Ted Williams hits homer in last Major League at-batBoston
Bill Mazeroski wins World Series with walk-off home runPittsburgh
Roger Maris breaks* Ruth's single-season home run recordNew York
Tom Cheney strikes out 21 batters in 16-inning gameBaltimore
Sandy Koufax pitches shoutout in World Series game 7Minneapolis
Hank Aaron breaks Ruth's career home run recordAtlanta
Four Oakland Athletics pitchers combine to throw no-hitterOakland
Carlton Fisk waves homer into fair territoryBoston
Rickey Henderson steals 130th base in a single seasonKansas City
Pete Rose hits 4,192nd career hit to break Ty Cobb's recordCincinatti
Roger Clemens strikes out 20 batters in one gameBoston
Bill Buckner boots routine ground ballNew York
Jose Canseco steals 40th base of the season to become 40-40 club's first memberMilwaukee
Orel Hershiser's 59-inning scoreless streak endsSan Diego
Injured Kirk Gibson pinch hits for walk-off home run in World Series Game 1Los Angeles
Dave Stewart and Fernando Valenzuela pitch no-hitters on the same dayToronto and Los Angeles
Nolan Ryan pitches 7th no-hitterArlington
Kirby Puckett hits 11th inning walk-off home run to force World Series game 7Minneapolis
Joe Carter hits walk-off home run to end World SeriesToronto
Cal Ripken plays 2,131st consecutive game, breaking Lou Gehrig's recordBaltimore
First interleague game occurs between Giants and RangersArlington
Kerry Wood strikes out 20 in one gameChicago
Mark McGwire hits 62nd season home run, breaking Maris's recordSaint Louis
Fernando Tatis hits two Grand Slams in the same inningLos Angeles
Luis Gonzalez hits bloop single in Game 7 to win World Series for DiamondbacksPhoenix

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