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Lip Man 1
04-29-2007, 12:57 PM
April 30, 1922 - Sox pitcher Charlie Robertson fires a perfect game beating the Tigers 2 - 0. The game is at Detroit. It is the only perfect game in franchise history.

April 30, 1951 - "Minnie" Minoso is acquired by the White Sox as part of a three team deal involving the Athletics and Indians. The seven player deal resulted in Minoso becoming the team’s first ‘black’ ballplayer. Minoso used his blinding speed and power to become the American League Rookie of the Year. His #9 would be retired by the Sox in 1983.

April 30, 1962 - Sox shortstop Luis Aparicio is shown sliding into a base as the cover for Sports Illustrated. The caption says, "The Players With Magic."

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Lip

The Racehorse
04-29-2007, 02:36 PM
April 30, 1922 - Sox pitcher Charlie "Racehorse" Robertson fires a perfect game beating the Tigers 2 - 0. The game is at Detroit. It is the only perfect game in franchise history.

Lip, I've been waiting for this day for a week. :D: :cool: :bandance: