This day in baseball
Posted: July 19, 2014 Filed under: 20th Century, This day in baseball | Tags: Baseball, history, Rick Ferrell, sports, Wes Ferrell
On July 19, 1933, Rick and Wes Ferrell became the first set of brothers to hit home runs in the same game playing on opposing teams. Rick’s homer came off a pitch thrown by his brother.
Rick Ferrell (left) and Wes Ferrell (Sports Illustrated)