1876 Joe Borden of Boston pitches the first no-hitter in NL history.
1884 Knight of Ellersie, ridden by S. Fischer, wins the two-horse Preakness Stakes by two lengths over Welcher.
1901 The Cleveland Indians score nine runs with two outs in the ninth inning to beat the Washington Senators 14-13.
1935 The first major league night game, scheduled for Cincinnati, is postponed because of rain.
1953 Native Dancer, ridden by Eric Guerin, avenges the loss in the Kentucky Derby by edging Jamie K. by a neck to win the Preakness Stakes.
2002 Los Angeles Dodgers' slugger Shawn Green becomes the 14th man in major league history to homer four times in a game and sets a big league record with 19 total bases. He is 6-for-6, scoring six times with seven RBIs in a 16-3 win at Milwaukee.
2005 Anastasia Myskina is the first defending champion at the French Open to be eliminated in the opening round.