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April 23, 1965

April 23, 2011
The Dallas-Fort Worth Spurs defeat Albuquerque before a crowd of 7,231 in the first game played at Turnpike Stadium.
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April 18, 1890

April 18, 2011
Birthday of Texas Sports Hall of Fame inductee J. Alvin Gardner who served as President of the Texas League from 1930 to 1953.
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April 11, 1994

April 11, 2011
The Texas Rangers Rangers lose 4-3 to the Milwaukee Brewers in the first regular season game played at The Ballpark in Arlington.
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April 10, 1962

April 10, 2011
The first game was played in Colt Stadium by the Houston Colt .45s. This stadium was used by the .45s from 1962-64.
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April 9, 1965

April 09, 2011
The first indoor baseball game in major league history was held in the Astrodome during an exhbition between the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees. "The Eighth Wonder of the World"...
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April 8, 2002

April 08, 2011

Craig Biggio of the Houston Astros hits for the cycle on thre road against the Colorado Rockies becoming only the fifth player in franchise history to accomplish the feat.

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Max Hirsch, Inductee of the Week

April 01, 2011
Max Hirsch grew up in the Texas hill country northwest of San Antonio, and he had one big desire – to be a jockey. Instead, he became one of the greatest horse trainers in the history of...
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