Murray passes Mantle for top spot on switch-hitter RBI list
Eddie Murray hits homers from both sides of plate in second straight game
On May 9, 1987, Eddie Murray became the first player to switch-hit homers in two consecutive games.
Murray’s steady play nets him record at first base
On the day the Cleveland Indians opened their new ballpark, the team's first baseman broke one of the oldest records in baseball.
Mantle becomes sixth player to reach 500 home runs
On May 14, 1967, Mickey Mantle became the sixth player in big league history to total at least 500 home runs.