General Baseball Trivia
- In 1961, Owner Bill Veeck hired all midget vendors on opening day at Wrigley Field.
- Frank Robinson, who played for a total of 21 seasons was the first black manager in the history of baseball, and set a record for hitting eight opening day home runs in his career.
- In 1923, Clarence Blethen, rookie pitcher for the Red Sox was injured during a game by biting himself in the butt. ;