July 18th in baseball

Happy 72nd birthday to Joe Torre.

Happy 37th birthday to Torii Hunter.

Happy 34th birthday to Ben Sheets and welcome back to the majors.

Happy 28th birthday to Allen Craig.

On this date in 1922: Ty Cobb picked up his 4,000th hit.

On this date in 1964: Pete Rose hit his only career grand slam (he hit 160 homers overall).

On this date in 1970: Willie Mays picked up his 3,000th hit.

On this date in 1999: On Yogi Berra Day at Yankee Stadium, David Cone pitched a perfect game against the Expos after Don Larsen threw out the ceremonial first pitch to Yogi.

On this date in 2008: CC Sabathia pitched a complete game win for the Brewers in their first game coming out of the All-Star break, just like he did in Milwaukee’s last game going into the break.