June 15, 1940
At the Polo Grounds, Giants catcher Harry “The Horse” Danning hits for the cycle, becoming the last player to have an inside-the-park as part of this rare feat.
June 13, 1905
New York Giants hurler Christy “Big Six” Mathewson pitches his second career no-hitter defeating the Cubs, 1-0.
June 13, 1913
Future Hall of Famer Christy Mathewson of the NY Giants wins his 300 career game when the Giants edge the Cubs, 3-2.
JUNE 6, 1938
In a 17-3 win over the Reds at the Polo Grounds, the Giants become the first team to hit five home runs in one inning. Harry Danning, Frank Demaree, Burgess Whitehead, Manny Salvo, and Joe Moore all go deep with two outs in the fourth inning. (Nationalpastime.com)
June 3, 1932
Citing poor health, the Giants announce the resignation of long time skipper, John McGraw. During his thirty-two year tenure, the fiery manager won three World Series and nine National League pennants, including a record four consecutive flags. (Nationalpastime.com)