This Date In Baseball

Compiled by PAUL MONTELLA Oct. 8 1908 — The Chicago Cubs won the NL pennant when Mordecai Brown beat Christy Mathewson 4-2 in the playoff of…

This Date In Baseball

Oct. 7 1904 — Jack Chesbro got his 41st victory of the season as New York defeated the Boston Red Sox 3-2. 1928 — Lou Gehrig’s two home runs…