75 Years Ago Today the Man Knew How to Play

The One and Only

On this date, May 3, seventy-five years ago, Joe DiMaggio played his first game for the New York Yankees. He got three hits. Today, there is a player with the Los Angeles Dodgers having hit in 28-straight games: halfway to Joltin’ Joe’s peerless record. Good luck, Andre Ethier!


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