Tigers Today: May 4, 2010
Posted on May 4, 2010
Tigers’ Record: 16-11, 2nd place; 1.5 GB Minnesota
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Twins 10 – Tigers 4
Tigers History Lesson
On this Date in Tigers History
- 1939 — Ted Williams becomes the first player to hit a home run which totally clears the right field seats at Briggs Stadium — and he did it in his first at bat ever in Detroit.
- 1996 — The Rangers become the first American League team in 79 years to toss consecutive one-hitters when Roger Pavlik and Ken Hill defeat a dreadful Tigers club on May 3 and 4.