Boston clinches the NL pennant with its 17th consecutive
victory, 6-1, in Philadelphia, while Chicago
is losing to Cincinnati by the same score.
In the first-ever ML game in Minnesota, the Milwaukee
Brewers beat the Columbus Buckeyes 5-0 in Minneapolis's
Boston wins its 18th in a row as Kid Nichols
becomes a 30-game winner for the first
of 7 times in his career.
Browns rookie Ted Breitenstein gets his first
start on the final day of the season and hurls
a no-hitter versus Louisville. He wins 8-0
while walking one and facing the minimum 27 batters.
The AA season closes with Baltimore winning 2 games
in Washington to capture 3rd place, one-half game
ahead of the Athletics. There will be no all-Boston
World Series because of the intransigence of the Beaneater
A New York judge rules that the Giants do not have
to put a roof on their bleacher seats, despite
a recent ordinance passed by the Board of Aldermen.