This Day in Sports History April 23, 2012

1919- The MLB sets season at 140 games.

1939- Boston Red Sox Ted Williams hits his first homer.

1950- First MLB game completed under lights.

1954- Hank Aaron hits his first of 755 home runs. 

1969- Laker Jerry West scores 53 points.

1989- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar plays last game as a Laker.

1989- Nolan Ryan blows no-hitter in the ninth.

1990- 11th Emmy Sports Award Presentation.

1943- The Great Tony Espositos birthday!