Baseball high-fives for Cinco de Mayo

An array of historical facts significant to No. 5

By Bill Chuck / Special to

05/05/10 10:00 AM ET

Today is Cinco de Mayo, a date observed to celebrate Mexican heritage and pride. In honor of the celebration on the fifth day of the fifth month, here are 55 fantastic facts about the numbers 5, 55 and 555 in baseball history.

Read all 55 here.