Mark Hornbaker

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Name: Mark Hornbaker
Date registered: April 15, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Remembering 1924 – Athletics 6 Senators 5 — April 25, 2017
  2. Remembering 1924 – Senators 4 Athletics 3 — April 24, 2017
  3. Remembering 1924 – Athletics 6 Senators 4 — April 23, 2017
  4. Almost Perfect – Big Train’s No Hitter — April 22, 2017
  5. Remembering 1924 – Yankees 6 Senators 3 — April 22, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. Walter Johnson – Gone But Not Forgotten — 6 comments
  2. Washington D.C. Baseball History – Spring Training — 4 comments
  3. Remembering 1924 – Browns 15, Senators 14 — 2 comments
  4. Looking Back on Jackie Robinson Day – Washington Senators were Behind the Times — 2 comments
  5. 4th Annual D.C. Baseball History Meeting — 2 comments

Author's posts listings

Apr 25

Remembering 1924 – Athletics 6 Senators 5

Philadelphia Athletics 6, Washington Senators 5 The Senators commit five more errors in 6-5 loss to the Athletics. Game Played on Friday, April 25, 1924 (D) at Shibe Park WAS A 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 – 5 11 5 PHI A 0 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 x …

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Apr 24

Remembering 1924 – Senators 4 Athletics 3

Washington Senators 4, Philadelphia Athletics 3 The Senators snap their three game losing streak as pitcher John Martina goes the distance for the Senators. Game Played on Thursday, April 24, 1924 (D) at Shibe Park WAS A 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 – 4 8 1 PHI A 0 0 0 …

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Apr 23

Remembering 1924 – Athletics 6 Senators 4

Philadelphia Athletics 6, Washington Senators 4 The Washington Senators can not overcome errors. The team’s losing streak reaches three. Game Played on Wednesday, April 23, 1924 (D) at Shibe Park WAS A 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 – 4 9 3 PHI A 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 …

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Apr 22

Almost Perfect – Big Train’s No Hitter

As most of you know by now Phil Humber of the Chicago White Sox tossed a perfect game yesterday. Humber’s perfect game was the 21st perfect game in Major League history. This morning I wanted to see how close Washington’s Walter Johnson came to pitching a perfect game during his July 1, 1920 no-hit game …

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Apr 22

Remembering 1924 – Yankees 6 Senators 3

New York Yankees 6, Washington Senators 3 The Senators star first baseman Joe Judge extends his hitting streak to seven games as Yanks even the series by winning game four. Game Played on Tuesday, April 22, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium NY A 0 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 – 6 14 …

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Apr 21

Remembering 1924 – Yankees 4 Senators 2

New York Yankees 4, Washington Senators 2 The Senators star first baseman Joe Judge extends his hitting streak to six games as Yanks take game three of the four game series. Game Played on Monday, April 21, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium NY A 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 – 4 …

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Apr 20

President Truman Greeted by Boo-Birds

On this day in 1951 the Washington Senators invited Harry S. Truman the 33rd President of the United States of America to throw out the first pitch at the team’s home opener on April 20, 1951. The President who is baseball fan accepts the invitation. The President must have been aware that he may not …

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Apr 20

Remembering 1924 – Senators 12 Yankees 3

Washington Senators 12, New York Yankees 3 Day Discrepancies Game Played on Sunday, April 20, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium NY A 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 – 3 10 2 WAS A 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 2 x – 12 17 1 BATTING New York Yankees AB   …

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Apr 19

Remembering 1924 – Senators 7 Yankees 2

Washington Senators 7, New York Yankees 2 Game Played on Saturday, April 19, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium NY A 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 – 2 9 3 WAS A 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 x – 7 12 1 BATTING New York Yankees AB   R   H …

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Apr 17

Remembering 1924 – Athletics 4 Senators 3

Philadelphia Athletics 4, Washington Senators 3 Game Played on Thursday, April 17, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium PHI A 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 – 4 7 0 WAS A 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 – 3 7 1 BATTING Philadelphia Athletics AB   R   H RBI      BB  …

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