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Designated Hitters & The American League

Two dozen American League baseball team owners gathered in Chicago to change the game of baseball forever. When the seven-hour meeting was over on January 11, 1973, teams had permission to use designated hitters—a tenth player who would hit for the pitcher without forcing him out of the game.

Colt Revolver

Samuel Colt’s Paterson revolver was patented in 1836. The five-shot gun could be fired without ... more

Iditarod

The Iditarod was born out of determination to transport life-saving medicine to Nome, Alaska. ... more

Retrospectacle: The Slinky

The slinky “walked” down its first flight of stairs on August 2, 1943, and has been entertaining ... more
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