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This Day in Baseball - The Daily Rewind


This podcast is for the baseball fan with a curious mind. We bring you one event from each day in the calendar and go well beyond the box score. Our stories are brief and fun and come with some surprises.

Jan 5, 2020

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Jan 5 1975 – Houston Astros pitcher Don Wilson is found dead of monoxide poisoning in his garage in Houston, a suicide victim at age 29. The Astros will retire his uniform number 40.

This show features a great article from the Sons of Same Horn on Don Wilson 

Don Wilson bio 

Events on Jan 5 

The End of the 1967 No Hitter against Atlanta.