Tennis has made the shift from white to yellow balls, but when was the first time baseball tried it? Quiz answer below
On Aug. 2, 1938, the Brooklyn Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals used a yellow baseball in the first game of a doubleheader as an experiment. They went back to the white ball in the second game as the Dodgers swept, 6-2 and 9-3.
TODAY'S QUOTE: "I have no weight. Nobody weighs as much as Carl. He's a couple of tons. Everybody else is small change." _ Jeff Williams, who was the alternate on the men's 4x100-meter relay, on Carl Lewis