Jimmy Johnson, Kevin Curren, Andy West discussed on Gary and Shannon
It's Andy West, and I'm here to take you on a journey back to this week. Sports history will start off this week in 1914. Babe Ruth debuts as a pitcher for the Boston Red Sox. He beats Cleveland 4 to 3 this week in 1933, the first major league All Star game is played at Comiskey Park in Chicago. The American League beats the National League for two on Babe Ruth, two run home run this week in 1957. Alfie A. Gibson becomes the first black player to win a title at the All England Lawn Tennis Club by beating Darlene Hard 6362 in the Wimbledon Women Singles title match this week in 1983 on the 50th anniversary of the All Star Game. Fred Lynn's Grand slam of Atlee Hammock ER, the first All Star competition capped a record seven run third inning. Chicago's Comiskey Park was the site as it was for the first All Star game in 1933, which I mentioned earlier this week in 1985, West. Germany's Boris Becker at 17 years old becomes the youngest And with a victory over Kevin Curren. Also this week in 1985 Nolan Ryan of the Houston Astros becomes the first pitcher in major league history to reach the 4000 strikeout mark when he strikes out New York's Danny Heat leading off the sixth inning. And this week in 2013 Jimmy Johnson becomes the first driver in 31 years to sweep Daytona International Speedway way and that's just some of what happened this week in sports history. The weekend sports Time capsule on I Heart radio. I heart radio goes one on one with.