July 17, 1987
Don Mattingly becomes the first American League player to hit a home run in seven consecutive games. Tomorrow, the Yankees’ first baseman will equal Dale Long’s 1956 major-league mark by hitting a round-tripper in eight consecutive contests.

July 17, 1987
Don Mattingly becomes the first American League player to hit a home run in seven consecutive games. Tomorrow, the Yankees’ first baseman will equal Dale Long’s 1956 major-league mark by hitting a round-tripper in eight consecutive contests.