Happy Opening Day.
Via Mighty Flynn
The United States Men’s National Team beats Italy for the first time on a lone goal by Clint Dempsey.
Gary “The Kid” Carter, converted from an outfielder to a catcher by the Montreal Expos, went on to win 3 Gold Gloves and 5 Silver Slugger Awards. Despite his success in Montreal, he may be best known for helping the New York Mets win the 1986 World Series. He was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2003.
Without Joe Frazier, there would be no Muhammad Ali.