The Yankees' Lou Piniella barrels into Fisk at home plate, igniting a bench-clearing brawl that rekindles one of the game's most bitter rivalries.
BILL (SPACEMAN) LEE, who once called his manager Don Zimmer "a gerbil," stages a one-day strike in protest of the Red Sox' selling outfielder Bernie Carbo to the Cleveland Indians.
AL MVP JIM RICE hits .315 and leads the majors with 46 homers, 139 RBIs, 406 total bases, 213 hits and a .600 slugging percentage.
Bucky (Bleeping) Dent
ROGER CLEMENS strikes out 20 batters in a nine-inning game vs. the Seattle Mariners, an MLB record.