THIS DATE IN NY GIANTS HISTORY: JUNE 26, 1934, 1944, & 1946

June 26, 1934
Giants’ pitcher Carl Hubbell notches his 200th victory as the Giants defeat the Cubs, 5-1. (

June 26, 1944
At the Polo Grounds with over 50,000 fans looking on, the New York major league teams play against each other in a six inning three-team game (a team played consecutive innings against the other two teams then sat out an inning). The contest, which was played to raise money for war bonds, ends with the final score of Dodgers 5, Yankees 1, Giants 0. (

June 26, 1946
Mel Ott retires as a player but continues his job as Giants manager. (