1986 - Randy Bierle's three-run triple helped Groton outlast Claremont 8-7 in a Class B amateur baseball playoff game.
1991 - Ray Ritter had a pair of doubles and drove in five runs to lead Selby to a 17-5 victory over Groton in a Class B amateur baseball regional tournament game.
1996 - Craig Paquette drove in three runs and scored three times to back the pitching of Kevin Appier, who allowed two hits in a complete-game effort as the Kansas City Royals claimed a 7-0 victory over the Oakland Athletics.
2001 - C.C. Sabathia allowed two runs on four hits over seven-plus innings and Juan Gonzales slugged a three-run home run to go with Jim Thome's two-run blast, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 victory over the Minnesota Twins.
2006 - Roger Goodell was a unanimous choice by the National Football League's 32 owners to succeed Paul Tagliabue as the next commissioner of the NFL.
2010 - Aberdeen drivers claimed three feature victories at Brown County Speedway as Nick Schipke won the Pure Stock, Jodie Michaelsohn took the Street Stock and Curt Gelling won the Late Model division. Other feature winners were Jason Grims of Jamestown, N.D., in Modified and Andy Daly of Groton in Super Stock.