October 9th- Whitey Ford breaks Babe Ruth’s record for most consecutive scoreless innings in the World Series

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Whitey Ford set the record for most consecutive scoreless innings in the world series on this day in 1961

By: Matthew Mendives, editor

On this day in 1961 Whitey Ford broke Babe Ruth’s record for most consecutive scoreless innings in the World Series. With 33 scoreless innings, Ford still holds the record.