Friday, September 25, 2009
On This Date In 1966
Changing of the guard. Rookie Ken Holtzman went head to head against his idol, Sandy Koufax, and beat him in the second-to-last start of his regular season career. Holtzman went 9 innings and gave up 1 run on 2 hits, 2 BBs, and 8 Ks. Koufax went 8 innings and gave up 2 runs (1 earned) on 4 hits, 2 BBs, and 5 Ks.