Hall of Famer Search
This Day in Baseball History
On April 20, 1912, the Boston Red Sox play the first game in the history of Fenway Park. The Red Sox open up with an 11-inning, 7-6 win over the New York Highlanders, the predecessors to Boston’s arch-rival, the New York Yankees. Tris Speaker delivers the game-winning RBI before a crowd of 27,000 fans.