John Briggs from the Chronology
Aug 4, 1973 -
John Briggs of the Brewers goes 6-for-6 in a 9-4 win over the Indians. Jim Colburn (14-7) is the winner.
Jun 12, 1969 -
John Briggs hits a leadoff homerun off Bill Singer for the game's only score as the Phillies beat the Dodgers 1-0. It is Briggs' first homer of the year.
Jul 14, 1968 -
In front of 57011 at bat day at Shea the Phils take 2 to stretch their win streak to 6. Rick Wise wins 5-3 and then Grant Jackson fans 13 to win 9-2 in his first complete game ever. Richie Allen knocks in 3 runs in each game with a pair of homers. John Briggs belts a pair in the nitecap.
Jan 26, 1961 -
The Reds send Joe Nuxhall to the KC A's for pitchers John Tsitouris and John Briggs. Nuxhall first pitched for the Reds in 1944 when he was 15 years old.