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07-29-2006, 12:19 PM
July 30, 1955- With the Sox in a three way tie for first place, on an East Coast road trip, pitcher Dick Donovan has an appendicitis attack. At the time, Donovan is 13 - 4 with a 2.64 ERA. He doesn’t return until late August and goes 2 - 5. The Sox fall out of contention and end the season at 91-63.

July 30, 1962- Sox starting pitcher Ray Hebert, who would win 20 games this season, is named as a last minute replacement for the All Star Game. Hebert gets the win, pitching three innings, as the A.L. beats the N.L. 9 - 4 in Wrigley Field. He’s joined on the team by Luis Aparicio and Jim Landis.