Back in Time: June 27
Mike Tyson knocks out Michael Spink in 91 seconds to maintain the IBF/WBA/WBC Heavyweight titles.
Jose Canseco signs for a record $4,700,000 per year to stay with the Oakland A's.
New York Met pitcher Anthony Young loses record 24th straight game. He would lose his next three starts before snapping the streak.
In front of 56,530 fans, the 1,765th and last major league game is played at the Kingdome with the Mariners beating the Rangers, 5-2.
As part of a six-player deal , the Indians trade Bartolo Colon to the Expos for first baseman Lee Stevens, three minor league prospects and cash. In exchange, Cleveland get top prospect Brandon Phillips as well as southpaw Cliff Lee and flycatcher Grady Sizemore.
Born on this Day
(Clockwise from top left) <br> <br>Jim Edmonds (1970) <br>Chuck Person (1964) <br>Brad Childress (1956) <br>Rico Petrocelli (1943) <br>