Tag Archives: Jim Essian

This Day in Twins History – June 24

6/24/1955 – Harmon Killebrew hit his first major league homer, off Billy Hoeft at Griffith Stadium, but the Detroit Tigers beat the Washington Senators 18-7. Here is what dcbaseballhistory.com wrote about this event. “The visiting Tigers pounce to a 13-0 … Continue reading

Posted in This Day in Twins History, Washington Senators 1901-1960 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on This Day in Twins History – June 24

This Day in Twins History – June 24

June 24th has been an interesting day in Minnesota Twins history over the years, here are some of the events that occurred on this day. 1955– Harmon Killebrew hit his first major league homer, off lefty Billy Hoeft at Griffith … Continue reading

Posted in This Day in Twins History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on This Day in Twins History – June 24